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
Three things to look for in the Queen’s speech
What are the issues to look out for in the last Queen’s speech before the 7 May 2015 general election?
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?
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
Preparing for the Queen's speech
What can we expect as the Queen officially opens the parliamentary year?
Providing a helping hand
The Essentials Project has been supplying vital everyday items to families in the Tees Valley area
'I’ve never had a more well-structured, clear and productive volunteer experience'
Passionate about children's rights and well-being, Matt writes of his time in our volunteering team
Why we support Tanni Grey-Thompson's Universal Credit inquiry
'The inquiry found that around 450,000 disabled people stand to lose out under Universal Credit - this includes 100,000 disabled children'
'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.