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
'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
Our amazing volunteers
Volunteers' Week ends today - have a look back at ways we appreciate our volunteers' contributions, and share our new image
Crucial opportunity missed to lift refugee children out of poverty
The government has failed to increase asylum support rates, leaving over 10,000 asylum-seeking children in poverty.
Talking about young carers with Oritsé Williams
Our Director of Strategy and Policy, Lily Caprani, met Oritsé from JLS and is in his documentary about young carers and the struggles they face
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
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.
'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