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?
Young runaways need our help
Today is International Missing Children's Day. What do we need to do to protect the young people who run away?
The government needs a stronger child poverty strategy
As the government closes its consultation on child poverty strategy, we shared our evidence calling for measures to help struggling families
Help support childhood communication
We signed a pledge supporting children’s communication – you can, too
Turning children into Spider-Man and butterflies
Ryan from North Somerset explains how solid planning and a face-painting friend helped make his fundraising DO a success
Perfect recipes for an Easter Bake and Brew
With Easter just around the corner, The Children Society's resident baker Owain shares some of his recipes and tips for a perfect Bake and Brew.
'I’ve always been a keen baker, especially when I’ve got some free time on the weekends. To celebrate the run up to Easter I made Simnel cakes as well as chocolate Easter nests. Many hands make light work, so I got my nephew involved in the baking to celebrate this special and reflective time of year.
These beautiful photographs reflect young people's heritage, new home
After years of working with Roma and migrant children, artist Marta Kotlarska explains the importance of a new exhibition of young people's photos
The immigration bill puts thousands of children’s well-being at stake
New legislation must address the often-complex histories and lack of control migrant families face, and ensure that children's welfare is protected
'In training you repeatedly fail, so that in a competition you can succeed'
As David from our transformation team trains as a competitive runner, he explains complexities around strong winds, tension between athletes and more
Heating or eating? - Looking at childhood poverty in Bradford
To help inform decisions on how best to tackle child poverty, we featured work at our children's centres in Bradford