Children’s experiences of their local area are vital to their well-being
Our latest Good Childhood report has found that how children see their local area is clearly linked to their well-being.
Our latest Good Childhood Report reveals rise in girls’ unhappiness
It is absolutely vital to listen to what children have to say about their lives.
We never say ‘not now’ to children and young people
Our head of community participation, Jim, explains how a rediscovered children’s storybook got him thinking about our ground-breaking work on children’s well-being and mental health.
Solidarity with Refugees: These children need our help
Rosalind Ereira, founder of the Solidarity with Refugees march, tells us why charities like The Children’s Society taking part in the march is so important.
'How well do we support boys and young men who are victims of trafficking?'
Phil Brewer, who leads the Metropolitan Police's Trafficking & Kidnap Unit, shared his thoughts on our Boys Don't Cry report, which addresses that boys and young men are being trafficked into the UK and experience sexual exploitation.
Seriously Awkward school holidays
Karen, a Project Worker at our SCARPA project in Newcastle, knows that without the structure of school, summer holidays can be a more dangerous time for vulnerable young people.
Bringing our well-being research to communities across the country
How do we help boost young people's well-being in local areas? Our Senior Coordinator explains the work
Catching the charity bug
Lauren Devereux visits a young people's awards programme and finds the children's exuberance inspiring.
In London since 1881
We have supported vulnerable children and young people in London since our charity was founded in 1881.
Helping parents of teenagers
Lisa Scivetti tells us why helping the whole family is so important
Will the government protect trafficked children?
With a new bill to be introduced next year, the government can ensure trafficked children get the protection they need