Latest Press Releases

Young carers celebrate £1m lottery grant project launch, smash record

More than 1000 young carers attempted to smash a world record as they celebrated the launch of the new Young Carers in Focus programme.

Our statement on destitution among asylum-seeking, migrant children

We welcome the Education Select Committee’s decision to examine the issue of destitution among migrant and asylum-seeking children

Parental ill-health tops poll of childhood worries

29 Jun 2012

Parental ill-health was the top childhood worry of adults across the country, reveals a poll by The Children’s Society.

Bishop of Aston to visit the our pop-up shop in Sutton Coldfield

25 Jun 2012

The Bishop of Aston The Rt Revd Andrew Watson will be visiting The Children’s Society’s pop-up shop at The Mall Sutton Coldfield on Saturday, 30 June 2012.

Our response to the prime minister's speech on welfare proposals

'Children are the hidden victims of the government’s massive reductions in benefit support.'

Our Portage and Befriending service in Hove celebrates its 30th anniversary

This Saturday our programme will mark 30 years working with disabled children and their families in the Brighton area.

Join us for Refugee Week 2012

This year's Refugee Week focuses on contributions refugees have made to British sport and this year's Olympics

Care system placing children in danger, parliamentary inquiry finds

MPs and Peers call for urgent investigation into children’s homes

Children's art competition winner presents book to the Queen

Art competition hosted by the Stamford Committee raised funds for our work with vulnerable young people.

Our response to today's poverty statistics: Progress likely to reverse

Progress on reducing poverty 'is likely to be reversed by the government's drastic cuts to support and services for the country’s most vulnerable families'

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