Listen to this: Audio stories from The Debt Trap
Our short recording features many stories about a family struggling with debt - please listen then add your message to our wall of support
Celebrating young refugees' contributions to the UK
Today is the last day of Refugee Week - have a look at interviews we've run and take action to help young refugees
'The resilience of young people is exceptional and inspiring'
During Refugee Week, Katie from our Manchester project answered our questions about what it is like to work with young refugees
Giving children a voice in Birmingham
The recently launched Birmingham Commission for Children aims to discover how the city can improve the health and well-being of children
How does debt affect children?
You may think that debt is an issue that affects only adults, but it’s not. Problem debt can have a devastating impact on children's lives, too
'The young people we work with are incredible and have so much to offer'
During Refugee Week, Shohana from our Oxford programme answered our questions about what it is like to work with young refugees
'There are some things parents should not be made to cut back on – like feeding their kids'
Tamzin, mother of two, writes of free school meals' importance and her shock to learn that all children in poverty don't receive them
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'
'Debt causes stress, which causes anxiety, which causes mental health problems'
As part of our Debt Trap campaign, we spoke to Jessica (that's not her real name), a single mum who is also a community activist, volunteer and heavily involved in her local parents’ forum. She and her three children - a 16-year-old daughter, a 14-year-old son and an eight-year-old son - live in a three-bedroom flat.
Digging into our history: Introducing our archives blog
This week we're kicking off our archives blog, looking at our history and how the past gives context to our current work
Fair and Square campaign victory
The government's announcement that 1.4 million more children will get a free school meal is a significant step forward