We need to do more to protect children from sexual abuse and exploitation
As recent scandals in Rotherham, Oxford and elsewhere highlight the need to protect children from sexual exploitation, our policy officer highlights things we should do.
Read our new Impact Report
Our new report is part of our accountability to volunteers, partners, donors, supporters and, especially, the children we have the honour to work with.
Janine's story: We helped turn around a young runaway's life
'The Children’s Society has really helped me turn my life around,' Janine says.
Melissa's story: We helped turn around a young carer's life
'I’ve received so much support from The Children’s Society’s Young Carers in Focus programme', Melissa says.
Emily's story: One of our children’s centres helped a family rebuild its life
When Emily’s twin died at just eight months old, her parents were devastated. One of our children’s centres was able to help.
John's story: Our mentoring project helped him change his life
'My mum says that things are now going our way for once and The Children’s Society can take a lot of credit for that', John says.
Stopping the debt trap
Latasha explains how, with your support, we helped her family escape a vicious cycle of debt
The kids are all Wight: Gauging children’s well-being on the Isle of Wight
Larissa from our research team shares findings from our survey of children and young people's happiness with aspects of their lives
Free school meals for all children in poverty
As we launch our Fair and Square campaign, David Hounsell explains why our goals are good for young people and their families
Use our timeline to look at our history in the West Midlands
As we launch our new initiative in the West Midlands, take a look at our 122-year history in the area
'After I turned 18, everything changed'
Refugee and migrant care leavers visited parliament last week to highlight the problems they face accessing support after they turned 18.
'Being a volunteer at the children's centre is hugely rewarding'
Amanda, a breastfeeding support volunteer, explains why she volunteers and how her children's centre has helped her and her family