'Volunteering with The Children’s Society has met and exceeded my expectations'
Rod, our archiving volunteer, is tracing our evolution and development, from the children's homes (which we no longer operate) to our family centres
Get involved in Volunteers Week: 30-minute activities
If you have half an hour, we have three easy options for ways to get involved and support our work
Get involved in Volunteers Week: 30-second activities
We have three easy options for quick but important ways to get involved and support our work
Three things to look for in the Queen’s speech
What are the issues to look out for in the last Queen’s speech before the 7 May 2015 general election?
The scale of problem debt among families with children
Our new campaign, The Debt Trap, is about revealing the harm of debt on children and families – what is the scale of the problem we’re addressing?
'Try something a wee bit wacky so that it generates some extra interest'
Ian and Sheila Hinton have supported our work for nearly half a century. This year they are aiming to complete a DO a month with their community
267 years of Christingle
For our first Christingle service, held in December 1968 at Lincoln Cathedral, we expected 300 people but some 1500 attended the celebration.
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
Befriending is 'an amazingly empowering experience'
Liam Mackin, recently named Worcester Young Citizen of the Year, writes of the influence befriending has had in his life
Teachers' opinions of free school meals
The head teacher of Conisborough College outlines why he supports our Fair and Square campaign