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 2.1-529 Nov 2013
For your smartphone or tablet: Fresh stories from our blog
Flip through some of the most popular pieces on our blog by way of the Flipboard app29 Nov 2013
Welcome to Advent
As we begin Advent, the Bishop of Truro, Rt Revd Tim Thornton, answers the question: What is Advent about?29 Nov 2013
'Why I'm backing The Children's Society in Greater Manchester'
Singer Misha B shares her experiences growing up in impoverished areas of Greater Manchester, and calls for support for vulnerable children in the area27 Nov 2013
Leaders welcome our new initiative in Greater Manchester
United behind a commitment to tackle poverty and teenage neglect, more than 40 local leaders attended the launch of our new way of working26 Nov 2013
How long did it take 15,000 cyclists to ride 100 miles?
We've charted the finish times of the 15,000-plus cyclists in this year's Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100. Do you want to ride 100 miles in next year's event?7 Aug 2013
Runaway children need better support
A troubling new Ofsted report echoes our findings about low levels of support for young runaways15 Feb 2013
New changes promise better protection for children in care
Two years after a parliamentary report, changes to improve protection for children in care are being implemented across the country13 May 2014
Delivering more meaningful meals this Christmas
We're partnering with Vouchercodes.co.uk on their Meaningful Meals campaign, providing hot, nutritious meals to vulnerable families16 Dec 2013
'Having that small amount of support from benefits was really important'
Kym Lomas shares how important benefits were to her and her family, and endorses the new Who Benefits? campaign8 Oct 2013