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
The immigration bill puts thousands of children’s well-being at stake
New legislation must address the often-complex histories and lack of control migrant families face, and ensure that children's welfare is protected
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?
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.
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
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