'I would honestly recommend volunteering of any kind to anyone'
Young volunteer Ismail talks about his experiences as a volunteer in a Children's Society charity shop7 Jan 2014
'Some children don't get as much as us at Christmas and many don't even get anything to eat'
Primary school pupils Alasdair, Dan and Bethany talk about what they learned the day a Children's Society volunteer speaker visited their school6 Jan 2014
Don’t punish children for being children
Why we’re supporting a petition calling on the government to keep the existing definition of anti-social behaviour2 Jan 2014
Advent: Happy Christmas
After four weeks preparing and considering the day’s meaning, Christmas is here23 Dec 2013
Advent: Looking at 'In the bleak midwinter'
Author Janet Morley writes of a classic poem that reveals winter in a way few paintings of its time do not23 Dec 2013
Did the Queen deliver the most important speech of the year?
Our Public Affairs Manager explains why today's opening of parliament can have a real effect on children and families8 May 2013
When debt leaves a scar
We speak to actor Brian Cox and ask him why he’s backing The Debt Trap...26 Aug 2014
The scale of problem debt among families with children
Our new campaign, The Debt Trap, is about revealing the harm of debt on children and families – what is the scale of the problem we’re addressing?27 May 2014
Join us on Tumblr
We’re featuring and sharing interesting and exciting digital innovation on the blogging website Tumblr31 Oct 2013
Advent: On the journey out of the darkness and into the light
'Things always look better from on high', writes journalist and author Chine Mbubaegbu as she reflects on height, light and Isaiah 2.1-529 Nov 2013
Missing out: Young people on material deprivation, their well-being
In our new report children say what they need for a 'normal kind of life'. It's rare to hear young people's opinions on the subject.8 Nov 2011