Getting better support for trafficked children
Trafficked children are forced into a range of horrific abuse, including domestic servitude, forced criminality and sexual exploitation.17 Oct 2013
We support changes to the law to protect children from potential sex offenders
We are working with Nicola Blackwood and the government to strengthen controls that protect children from sexual abuse and exploitation14 Oct 2013
Q&A: A closer look at the government’s new support for childcare costs
Our policy officer explains what announced changes to childcare support mean for families14 Oct 2013
Video: The government's major announcement helps young carers
Watch Becky's video and find out more about the government's historic announcement of support for young carers9 Oct 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
I’m running 26.2 miles because what we do changes lives
Damian Allen, our Director of Children and Families, tells us why he’s taking on his hardest challenge yet to raise £10,000 for children living in poverty10 Apr 2014
'Listening to kids so they have a voice is really important'
A young person we work with and our project workers meet a Manchester leader to discuss the need for supporting young people28 Feb 2014
Find out more about child poverty [updated]
The government released its new child poverty strategy on Thursday – dig in to our related maps, calculator and more to examine poverty's severe effects27 Feb 2014
Making sense of this week's response about support for unaccompanied children
While the government is committed to safeguarding unaccompanied migrant children, this week’s report is ambiguous as to what this means in practice14 Feb 2014
'Making sure every child in poverty gets a free school meal is the right thing to do'
Kym Lomas shares her experience of struggling to raise her children and what free school meals can mean to a family7 Jun 2013
'The community pulls together to raise money for The Children’s Society'
As Ailsa and Sarah take the reins from our longstanding representatives, Ailsa explains how their community gets involved4 Jun 2013