The new benefit cap – will children end up paying the price?
With the new benefit cap set to cost some of the UK’s poorest households up to £260 a month, we are concerned that children and young people will end up paying the price for the Government’s attempts to balance the books.
Catching up with the interns
Digital Intern Ellie introduces the new team of interns and tells us what they are getting up to at our HQ.
Kevin Lueshing: It took me 37 years to find the courage to tell my story
Even though I was a British champion boxer - tough and ruthless - it took me 37 years to find the courage to tell my story.
Remember what you were like when you were 16?
The Children’s Society campaigner helped us respond to a consultation by the Joint Committee on Human Rights on the Policing and Crime Bill
Policy and Research visit to No.10 Downing Street
Following on from the successful release of the Good Childhood Report 2016, members of the team were invited to No.10 to discuss its key findings.
My week as a refugee and migrant service manager
Elli Free reflects on her first week with us and reveals the hardships facing child refugees in the UK today
Finding care and support for trafficked children who go missing from care
Our public affairs volunteer reports from a session following up on a substantive parliamentary report we supported on young people who go missing from care
Day of Action
Our Campaigns team visit Brighton to build support for the Debt Trap campaign and our calls for a breathing space
Rugby star Ollie Phillips visits our Hidden exhibit
Ollie Phillips, former captain of the England Rugby 7’s team, talks about his time at Henley Festival 2016, where he had a chance to see our Hidden exhibit.