A great honour for our volunteers and our organisation
This week, we received Investing in Volunteers accreditation, a sign of the high quality of our volunteering programme
Getting better support for trafficked children
Trafficked children are forced into a range of horrific abuse, including domestic servitude, forced criminality and sexual exploitation.
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 exploitation
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 families
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 carers
Relay, relay good: The Olympic flame runs on!
Seeing the Olympic torch is good but when a friend is carrying it, it's even more special, writes Rosie, our media intern.
Advent: Looking at 'In the bleak midwinter'
Author Janet Morley writes of a classic poem that reveals winter in a way few paintings of its time do not
Benefits Street and 10 facts about childhood poverty
Because this week's episode of the Channel 4 series focused on parents and families we decided to share some facts about children living in poverty
Famous, Rich and Hungry . . . and me
Lily Caprani, our Director of Strategy and Policy, tells how she helped TV celebs understand the reality of poverty
'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 family
'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 involved