Announced support for runaways is a 'crucial step forward'
New guidance from the Department for Education shows commitment to supporting vulnerable young people
Teenage neglect: past, present and future
How The Children’s Society has worked with neglected teenagers for the past 132 years
Tea for two: X Factor star, Misha B, joins us for a cuppa
X Factor finalist, Misha B, talks about growing up in Manchester
Infographic: Ten facts and figures about childhood poverty
Our policy adviser draws on a range of figures to create a broad picture of childhood poverty
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.
Humane levels of support for asylum-seeking families
In a recent case the German Constitutional Court ruled that the current benefits level paid to asylum seekers in Germany was insufficient.
The scale of problem debt among families with children
Our new campaign, The Debt Trap, is about revealing the harm of debt on children and families – what is the scale of the problem we’re addressing?
Why I’m leaving a gift (audio)
Alice Whelan knows what it’s like to be a child growing up in poverty. That’s why she is remembering us in her will
Life changer: Mags shares her volunteering experiences (audio)
In an audio recording and interview, Mags tells us about the great experiences she has had at one of our children’s centres