Advent video: 'It puts you in that mindset of . . . I'm not worth as much as everybody else'
Don’t miss this endearing, heartbreaking video of Sam and his sister describing how being poor leads to many challenges6 Dec 2013
Advent: What does it mean for children to lead and to flourish?
Anthony Clarke, minister and fellow at Oxford, considers what can stop children from flourishing6 Dec 2013
Weekend reading: Greatest hits from our blog
Flip through some of the most popular pieces on our blog by way of the Flipboard app8 Dec 2013
Advent: A child shall lead them
After years spent listening to children and young people, Jim Davis reflects on what children have said6 Dec 2013
Advent: Transitioning from light
As we shift from the first to second weeks of Advent, we have prayers6 Dec 2013
Budget 2014: What it means for families and children living in poverty
This year's budget includes a worrisome spending cap and help for families facing high childcare costs20 Mar 2014
'The community pulls together to raise money for The Children’s Society'
As Ailsa and Sarah take the reins from our longstanding representatives, Ailsa explains how their community gets involved4 Jun 2013
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.30 Jan 2013
MPs and peers hear startling stories of life on asylum support
At the first evidence session of the parliamentary inquiry into asylum support for children and young people, experts said that essential needs are unmet22 Nov 2012
'Volunteering empowers me in ways I would never have thought possible'
Devoted volunteer Mags found volunteering helped her battle depression and gain confidence to read and sing in front of parents, carers and children3 Jun 2014