'This event has already shown us just how generous and kind strangers can be'
Liz Hart, one of our supporters in the West Midlands, writes about co-organising a Bake and Brew coffee morning and quilt-knitting event
New guidance assures return interviews for young people
More in-depth support for young runaways improves their lives
Benefits Street and 10 facts about childhood poverty
Because this week's episode of the Channel 4 series focused on parents and families we decided to share some facts about children living in poverty
Announced support for runaways is a 'crucial step forward'
New guidance from the Department for Education shows commitment to supporting vulnerable young people
Teenage neglect: past, present and future
How The Children’s Society has worked with neglected teenagers for the past 132 years
Why is it impossible to escape The Poverty Trap?
If you've played our new online game, there's a good chance you've fallen into The Poverty Trap. Our policy adviser explains why.
Advent: Hope isn't passive
Our chief executive writes of the yearning and agitation that form a foundation for hope
First ever guidance promises better support for unaccompanied children
New government guidance is the first of its kind, and a crucial step forward for some of the most vulnerable children
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 2.1-5
Working with vulnerable and often forgotten families in the asylum system
Our programme worker shares his experiences working with families in Leeds in the asylum system.