Advent: Good Christmas gift options
Our alternative Christmas gifts help bring cheer to children we support.
Advent: The coming
As the weather outside seems to close in and draw us towards the shortest day of the year, the darkness offers little consolation. As we wait for the light to come, Katherine reflects on Isaiah 40.1-11.
Advent: The Adoration of the Kings
Today our Advent reflection is on The Adoration of Kings by Sandro Botticelli.
Advent: God's ambition
Continuing this week’s focus on Isaiah 40, today’s video calls us to sharpen and adjust our perspective in order to fully capture God’s ambition for us and for those most at need this Christmas
The five best things about interning here
Our IT intern Abida shares her favourite things about her internship, and how it led to her first job
Advent: 'The word of our God endures forever'.
Today Krish Kandiah opens up Isaiah 40.1-11 and invites us to reflect on fleeting ambitions that we so often chase, ambitions that are here today and gone tomorrow.
We need to support disabled children’s mobility
For many disabled young people, mobility support means being able to lead a full life. We can't eliminate the benefit, explains policy adviser Liz Lovell.
Bianca's experience of becoming homeless
Bianca writes: 'Before I came to The Children’s Society I did not have a future.'
Supporting Roma families through multi-agency mediation
After a TV programme raised Roma residents' fears, our SMART programme worked with local agencies to allay the community's fears
Exploiting vulnerability: The links between running away and sexual exploitation
A new report illuminates the complexity and diversity of reasons that young people run away and the risks they face
My two different Christingle experiences
Tim participated in his first Christingle 21 years ago. This year, he returns to the service, helping hundreds organise events across the country.