Advent: The world is getting darker
As we consider light during this first week of Advent, author Janet Morley proposes we get a taste of darkness at dinner time
Advent: On the journey out of the darkness and into the light
'Things always look better from on high', writes journalist and author Chine Mbubaegbu as she reflects on height, light and Isaiah 2.1-5
For your smartphone or tablet: Fresh stories from our blog
Flip through some of the most popular pieces on our blog by way of the Flipboard app
Welcome to Advent
As we begin Advent, the Bishop of Truro, Rt Revd Tim Thornton, answers the question: What is Advent about?
'Why I'm backing The Children's Society in Greater Manchester'
Singer Misha B shares her experiences growing up in impoverished areas of Greater Manchester, and calls for support for vulnerable children in the area
Leaders welcome our new initiative in Greater Manchester
United behind a commitment to tackle poverty and teenage neglect, more than 40 local leaders attended the launch of our new way of working
Emma's toy library offers children exciting new play opportunities
Toy Librarian Emma is busy setting up a new toy library as part of our internship programme.
Digging into our history: Introducing our archives blog
This week we're kicking off our archives blog, looking at our history and how the past gives context to our current work
Sharing young carers' experiences during Carers Week, and how you can join in
Young carers have written stories, sung songs and created videos about their experiences - have a look
What your Christmas gift means to the young people I work with
Jo explains how a small present can make a big difference to the young people she works with in Nottingham