News roundup: Pot of gold, policy update, retail activity
News items from our programmes, policy and retail work
Through young eyes
Young commissioners launch their report exposing the impact of poverty on school life
We will remember them
A look at what happened to the children who left our care 100 years ago, from boys who died in the First World War to the girls who worked as maids
Spreading the word
Our volunteer speakers are vital in supporting our work - for Dave Farris, it's a dream role
Have a flipping good time
At home, at work or at church – it’s time to get together to host a Pancake Party to support our work
How do you keep children safe online?
Don't miss the highlights from our Twitter chat with online behaviour expert Ellen Ferguson in support of Safer Internet Day
The challenge of forgiveness
In the end, a legalistic response to young people who do us harm will always be inadequate.
Advent: The world is getting darker
As we consider light during this first week of Advent, author Janet Morley proposes we get a taste of darkness at dinner time
For the weekend: A quiz, a video and 42,000 young people's voices
For your e-book reader or your computer, we've compiled this week's blogs around our major new report
'Why I'm backing The Children's Society in Greater Manchester'
Singer Misha B shares her experiences growing up in impoverished areas of Greater Manchester, and calls for support for vulnerable children in the area