Jakes Journey: One child’s experience of problem debt
One child’s experience of problem debt and how a breathing space makes all the difference.
Give children and families in debt space to breathe
2.4 million children are in families who have fallen behind on their debts and need the protection of a legally binding breathing space scheme to protect them from bailiff visits, enforcement action and rising fees and charges
When we sing Christingle at our school
Christmas at St Nicholas School is always a special occasion as we remember the patron saint of our school just before Christmas.
Anti-bullying week: children's voices
The Anti-Bullying Alliance is shining a light on bullying and encouraging teachers, parents and children to use their Power for Good to help combat bullying throughout the year.
Open the doors to your Christingle and spread hope in your community
One of the things I love most about Christingle is the opportunity that it gives us to reach out to people we probably wouldn’t normally see in church.
Securing therapeutic support for victims of sexual abuse
The damaging consequences of child sexual abuse is becoming increasingly apparent, affecting children’s mental health and placing them at greater risk of going missing, misusing substances or offending.
Allestree Committee celebrates half a century of fundraising
At the end of Volunteers' Week we hear about a recent celebration for the Allestree Committee fundraising group who have been raising funds to support our work 50 years.
All knowing God, break down our assumptions
Join us in praying for children who, like Rosie, face difficulties at home and school
Advent: More than a woman’s song
Mary, a young girl, praises God for all that he has done for her, despite her circumstances. John Bell explores her exhortation, how it celebrates women, and points to the goodness of God.
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.
'They didn’t care that I was homeless - they had a nice warm house to go home to'
This winter, two million families – with 3.8 million children – are struggling to pay their energy bills. For more than half of these families (1.3 million), at one point or another, this struggle has become too much and they have fallen behind on their bills. Nadia, shares how her family is caught in a debt trap.