Get involved in Volunteers' Week: 30-hour activities
If you have 30 hours, we have three options for ways to get involved and support our work
'Quite simply, it is an amazing place to volunteer'
One of our dedicated supporters, Gary has grown confident in his public speaking skills and raised money to help children
'Volunteering with The Children’s Society has met and exceeded my expectations'
Rod, our archiving volunteer, is tracing our evolution and development, from the children's homes (which we no longer operate) to our family centres
Get involved in Volunteers Week: 30-minute activities
If you have half an hour, we have three easy options for ways to get involved and support our work
Get involved in Volunteers Week: 30-second activities
We have three easy options for quick but important ways to get involved and support our work
Jade Ewen: Being a young carer 'made me stronger than I realise'
Singer, songwriter and actress Jade Ewen writes: 'I didn’t realise I was something that’s called a young carer. I’m still finding out how that has shaped who I am now'
Nick Clegg: ‘An extra 1.3 million infants are benefitting from free school meals’
The deputy prime minister praises our ‘excellent campaign’ in support of free school meals for infants
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
Our Advent blog
The season of Advent is both counter-cultural and challenging. We introduce our Advent blog with a prayer by Paula Gooder and a reflection of the season
You can help young carers near you
Our new Young Carers in Schools programme helps schools improve the lives of students with caring responsibilities