Becky: ‘Fighting for rights as a young carer has made me who I am’
Becky’s story and photograph are part of Hidden: England’s Invisible Young Carers, a compelling exhibition of photos and stories of some of the more than 166,000 young carers.
Jo Whiley: 'Being a young carer has made me the person I am' (audio)
DJ and television presenter Jo Whiley, shares her experience of being a young carer
Charities and the Lobbying Act: 'What do you mean I can't wear red, blue or yellow?'
With less than 100 days to go before the next general election, our Director of Campaigns, Policy and Research looks at the Lobbying Act and its implications for charities
Our favourite #Scarfies so far
Help show some warmth to families in the debt trap - share your #Scarfie today
Choose your own adventure: Pancake Tuesday
This version features on-brand colours in the header and background. Journey is 40-60% complete.
The fluffy pancakes version works much better than the other options.
V3. The CSS and JS are no longer inline. This text has been shifted to the Code Per Node module.
V4. Added a new div for recipes - if you select the 'baking powder' option, links to the recipes are added to a div below the choose your own adventure tool.
V5. Extended story.
Poor insulation and high energy debts leave 2 million families in the cold
This week marks Cold Homes Week, which raises awareness of the difficulties faced by families across the country that struggle to heat their home. This is an issue that we also uncovered in our report Show Some Warmth, which examines the impact of energy debts on children and families.
Jo Joyner supports our Big Summer DO
'I'm encouraging people to do their bit this summer by holding a Big Summer DO, to help support disadvantaged children'
Advent: Seeing the signs
A reflection on the importance of patience and concentration required to see what matters
From the archives: Christmas photos from the 1950s
The manager of our archives presents a handful of heartwarming Christmas images
Greatest hits (so far) in October - Have a look on Flipboard
We've compiled some of the most popular blog stories this month on Flipboard
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 behaviour
We need to overcome information-sharing barriers
The Earl of Listowel endorses the key findings of our new report, calls on the government to clarify data-sharing requirements to help young families