Day of Action
Our Campaigns team visit Brighton to build support for the Debt Trap campaign and our calls for a breathing space
Brexit: What does it mean for children and young people’s rights?
As Brexit draws closer, we look at how this will affect the rights of children and young people
The well-being benefits of exercise
According to mainstream media today is the most depressing day of the year. But if you’re taking part in one of our fundraising challenges this might not be the case.
Why I work in the Policy team
With a new Policy Officer position now vacant, David Ayre looks at why you should work with us
A mountain to climb
Our ambitious volunteer, Gavin, raises money climbing Mount Kilimanjaro
Our position on the power to test different ways of working
This week MPs are debating new powers which will allow local authorities to test new ways of working through exemptions from children’s social care legislation
May the fourth be with you
In recognition of Star Wars Day, we’ve adapted a simple guessing game with images of our favourite droid from the latest film.
Solving poverty – it’s no easy task
Setting out a strategy for eradicating poverty in the UK.
Fill in the blank
Today’s action is a blank canvas, inspiration rather than instruction, an open invitation to be creative. So it would be rather ironic to tell you what to do beyond suggesting you choose a way to be creative.
If you lack inspiration you could let your creativity flourish through words, drawing, moulding, cooking, in a meeting, or anything else. Don’t let us limit you.
Whatever it is, make sure you take time to be creative today!
Quiz: What do young people say most influences their well-being?
The Good Childhood Report 2016 reveals that children and adults experience well-being differently.
Families in Bradford now feeling Warm and Informed
The Warm and Informed project was launched in September 2014 as a partnership between Northern Gas Networks (NGN) and The Children’s Society, focusing on two low income areas
of Bradford. The project was intended to build on previous joint work by these organisations involving giving fuel poverty advice at children’s centres.
Family debt and children: popping the weasel
As a psychiatrist, I can’t help but be aware of the impact the current economic climate is having on our families and children – times are very tough for many people.