'Having that small amount of support from benefits was really important'
Kym Lomas shares how important benefits were to her and her family, and endorses the new Who Benefits? campaign
Great news for young carers, as seen on Twitter
We've worked for improvements in support for young carers for a long time - see some highlights captured on Twitter
Today's young carers announcement: What it means for young people
The secretary for education made a major announcement about young carers - our public affairs manager explains what it means
Who benefits? We all do
Millions of us have been supported by benefits – we need your help to change the debate
How to protect runaways? Listen to young people
Young people tell the government what is important to make runaways safe
Our blog has been nominated for 'Best Blog'!
Your reading, sharing and writing were very important in our blog being selected as a contender for 'Best Blog' in this year's Social Buzz Awards
'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
Time travelling in south London: A trip through our archives
Our archives are a sort of Narnia, tucked away in an unassuming office building, housing a rich collection of stories.
Advent: The four-week wait
For many children, four weeks seems like a lifetime, and yet for others, the longer they can delay Christmas, the better
Independent guardians for separated migrant children could save money
Our new report with UNICEF makes the economic case for why migrant children should be allocated an independant legal guardian
Watch Edward Timpson's message to young carers
While the children's minister's message was first broadcast at this year's Young Carers Festival, his message is for all young carers across England