How does a bill become a law?
How we influence legislation and how campaigners can help, explained by our Public Affairs Officer, Jake McLeod.
Pancake day: Your pictures
Yesterday, we asked our Twitter followers to share pictures of their Pancake Day delights. Here are some of the best, and the lucky winner is announced.
Internet Safety Day: Make the internet safer for young people
We’re joining hundreds of organisations to promote the safe, responsible and positive use of digital technology for children and young people.
Why we're at the Changing Minds festival this weekend
Well-being encourages a positive focus on your life, including your mental health.
Immigration Bill threatens support for care leavers
Tomorrow members of the House of Lords have an opportunity to make sure other care leavers are protected and able to achieve their potential.
‘We cannot have an unequal school life for children just because they can’t afford to pay for the terribly overpriced uniform’
This blog was written as part of The Children's Commission on Poverty. The commission was led by sixteen children aged 10-19 to uncover the true cost of school life for those living in poverty, through young eyes.
The Great British Bake Off inspired our office Bake and Brew
With The Great British Bake Off in full swing, The Children’s Society colleagues have been inspired to get creative in the kitchen to raise funds for our Bake and Brew campaign.
Building bridges: Giving young carers the help they need
Today, the Prevention Through Partnership initiative takes stock of the enormous successes they’ve had and the challenges ahead
Climbing Mount Everest, reaching new heights for charity
Lizzie, a Loughborough University student, is climbing climb Mount Everest to raise money for children living in poverty.
Extend free school meals to all families on universal credit
New government data reveals a rise of 250,000 children in poverty in working households
Celebrating International Youth Day by helping young migrants thrive
Our policy adviser writes of the issues and sometimes harrowing conditions young migrants face, and what we can do to help them