Families need breathing space from debt
For too many children living in families struggling with debt, a knock at the door can be terrifying.
Celebrating children’s rights at WHY? Festival 2016
Last week we celebrated children’s rights in style at Southbank Centre’s festival.
Top tips for choosing your charity Christmas cards this year
Sheryl Sayer is the shop manager at The Children’s Society store in Beccles, Suffolk, which sells the highest number of Christmas cards out of all of our shops, every year.
How Southbank Centre is bringing the hidden lives of young carers into the spotlight
WHY Festival will feature Hidden, a ground-breaking exhibition about young carers, as part of its partnership with The Children’s Society.
Debt and Mental Health in schools
School children are affected emotionally, and mentally by debt, a primary head teacher tells us.
How long 100,000 athletes need to finish the London Marathon: Finish times, 2014, 2015 & 2016
We've gathered finish times from 2014 to 2016 - do these charts reveal runners racing against - and often beating - their goals?
Student fundraiser Samantha tells us about her time participating in The Kilimanjaro Trek
In recognition of National Student Volunteers' Week, we hear from one our student fundraisers, Samantha.
Giving a fuller picture of childhood poverty
Staff and families at one of our projects share their experiences with the government
Charlie’s story: My life as a young carer
Charlie, aged 19, has cared for his mum since he was 4 years old. Watch him talk about life as a young carer and his involvement with our Young Carers in Focus project
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.
Helping out at the migrant camp in Calais
Four of our staff visited the ‘Jungle’ migrant camp in Calais in a personal capacity just a week before its demolition by the French authorities.