Time to exhale?
Political momentum is building around the need for a statutory breathing space to support children and their families in debt
Listen to real stories of debt
A powerful account of growing up in debt based on real children and families’ experiences, and the difference a breathing space could make
Keeping families warm
How the Digital Economy Bill will improve the provision of the Warm Home Discount to vulnerable families with children
Thinking Thrifty: how the #DebtTrap affected my mental health
Our guest blogger, David Jack Taylor, founder of Thinking Thrifty, shares his painful memories of growing up in a home with problem debt and why we need to prevent children today from facing similar experiences
Our work on the frontline
We interviewed Karen, one of our practitioners working with young girls that go missing, to find out more about the issues that young people face and why she is proud to work with us
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
Will International Romani Day draw attention to Europe's largest minority population?
As we address child poverty, we must ensure that we don’t exclude Roma children, who are some of the most marginalised.
Use our poverty line calculator to track poverty levels since 2000
Our calculator enables you to find the poverty line and related information for a household
Meet our retail volunteers: 'I come here because I really like it, not just because it’s helping'
I visited the South Woodford shop to chat with our volunteers about what they do and the contribution they make to our work.
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.