Councils must tackle ‘poverty of well-being’ for children in care
Findings from our Good Childhood Report show children not living with their family have much lower well-being than their peers.
Seriously Awkward: Jemma's story
Jemma became suicidal after being exploited and turning to substance abuse. A social worker helped her back into education.
Lauren's story: Groomed and exploited
When she was 13, Lauren was targeted by men who groomed and sexually exploited her.
In London since 1881
We have supported vulnerable children and young people in London since our charity was founded in 1881.
Changing young people’s lives
Young people told of the difference our support services have made to their lives during a special open day in Blackburn.
The families behind fuel poverty statistics
Our new report takes you into the lives of our most fuel-vulnerable neighbours.
BenevoLent: The top five things people gave up for Lent, 2009-15
We compiled data from the past seven years to tally the top five things people have given up for Lent.
Taking a stand at Conference
Now the political dust has settled after party conferences we take a look back at The Children’s Society’s presence this year
This budget changes little for disadvantaged children
Policy Adviser Sam Royston finds the government's budget lacking support for young people
A decade of well-being research
Our well-being research programme has been running for over a decade. We’ve achieved a lot over the years.
The Local Picture: Inadequate protection for runaway children
Our new report reveals that police forces and local authorities across the country are not doing enough to protect runaway children.