‘There needs to be a stop to children being sent home for wearing the wrong school uniform’
This blog was written as part of The Children's Commission on Poverty. The commission was led by sixteen children aged 10-19 to uncover the true cost of school life for those living in poverty, through young eyes.
Student fundraiser Samantha tells us about her time participating in The Kilimanjaro Trek
In recognition of National Student Volunteers' Week, we hear from one our student fundraisers, Samantha.
How to support your child’s well-being: Take notice
As part of our groundbreaking research into the children's well-being, we have worked with the New Economics Foundation (NEF) to find out what children can do to support their own well-being and how you can help.
BenevoLent: Into the wilderness
Over Lent we’re offering weekly suggestions for prayer, action and reflection on the gospel passages. This week we’re reflecting on Mark 1.9-15: ‘The time is fulfilled, and the kingdom of God has come near; repent, and believe in the good news.’
BenevoLent: I'm giving up sugar for Lent
Today, Lorna tells us what she is giving up for our BenevoLent campaign.
How to support your child’s well-being: Be creative and play
As part of our ground breaking research into the well-being of children, we have worked with nef* to find out what children can do to support their own well-being and how you can help
The morning after the (election) night before
When the next Government comes to power, we will continue campaigning to protect young people at risk of abuse or neglect, and to end child poverty and social inequality.
Celebrating change for young carers
After more than a decade of campaigning, young carers, MPs, practioners joined together to celebrate a major legislative change
Tough to talk about: What you tweeted
We share some of the reaction we had on social media to our very first Social Media Week event
Advent: What does it mean for children to lead and to flourish?
Anthony Clarke, minister and fellow at Oxford, considers what can stop children from flourishing
10,000 children seeking safety from war and persecution are being pushed into poverty
Low asylum support levels - how will the Chancellor respond in this year’s budget?
Take a look at our magazines from 1882 to 2013
As we launch our new magazine, it seemed like a good time to see how this new issue looked in relation to issues dating back to our earliest days