Advent video: 'It puts you in that mindset of . . . I'm not worth as much as everybody else'
Don’t miss this endearing, heartbreaking video of Sam and his sister describing how being poor leads to many challenges
Advent: What does it mean for children to lead and to flourish?
Anthony Clarke, minister and fellow at Oxford, considers what can stop children from flourishing
Weekend reading: Greatest hits from our blog
Flip through some of the most popular pieces on our blog by way of the Flipboard app
Advent: A child shall lead them
After years spent listening to children and young people, Jim Davis reflects on what children have said
Advent: Transitioning from light
As we shift from the first to second weeks of Advent, we have prayers
We can end problem debt
New research reveals shocking findings about childhood debt – find out more and help spread the word
Lent: Poverty of resources
The Bishop of Manchester, the Rt Revd David Walker, reflects on what it means to help children in poverty
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
The state of support for families seeking protection in the UK
Around 20,000 people, including unaccompanied children, seek asylum in the UK. The level of support they receive is being discussed in parliament
We need to end 'failed policy' that makes young people vulnerable
For Young People Seeking Safety Week, Ilona Pinter addresses destitution as a serious concern and explains steps to address the problem.
Watch young carers sing in the 'Y Factor' at this year's Young Carers Festival
Following feedback from a panel of judges, a group of young carers joined together to sing the festival's theme song