Announced support for runaways is a 'crucial step forward'
New guidance from the Department for Education shows commitment to supporting vulnerable young people
Teenage neglect: past, present and future
How The Children’s Society has worked with neglected teenagers for the past 132 years
Tea for two: X Factor star, Misha B, joins us for a cuppa
X Factor finalist, Misha B, talks about growing up in Manchester
Infographic: Ten facts and figures about childhood poverty
Our policy adviser draws on a range of figures to create a broad picture of childhood poverty
Care leavers struggle with council tax debts
'Every day, my work shows me how important it is to raise awareness of the challenges care leavers face as they leave the care system, particularly with money and avoiding debt.'
Lessons to learn: Exploring the links between running away and absence from school
Every year, 100,000 children run away from home or care, and 200,000 miss a month of schooling. These shocking figures are related, our new report finds.
Sleeping rough to support Make Runaways Safe and Ghanaian children
Scouts leader Camilla Legate describes her and 30 young people’s experience sleeping rough and raising funds for young people.
BenevoLent: I'm giving up cake for Lent
Today, Simon, Director of Fundraising & Marketing writes about what he is giving up during Lent.
Join us in supporting Children’s Mental Health Week
This week we are delighted to support Place2Be as they launch the first Children’s Mental Health Week.