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Data published today shows a staggering 166,363 children are caring for parents, siblings or family members
We have responded to the government's legislative agenda and its impact on children
'The fact that families with children are not being targeted during its testing phase is of great concern'
The Children’s Society celebrates another parliamentary voice to champion the needs of children across the country.
'Many thousands of children are being failed by the very systems and professionals there to keep them safe'
'The policy may be targeted at workless adults, but in reality children are seven times more likely than adults to lose out'
Response to Chancellor's speech on changes to welfare
We have responded to new Working Together to Safeguard Children guidance, published by the government.
'Children are largely absent from this budget. It gives little hope to struggling families already hit by sweeping cuts.'