Latest Press Releases

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'

Our response to Eric Pickles’ announcement on so-called 'troubled' families

While the government is focusing efforts on 120,000 vulnerable families, our Chief Executive points out that those efforts don't offset cuts to needed services.

Statement from The Children’s Society regarding Unicef Report Card 10

29 May 2012

Media Statement from The Children’s Society regarding Unicef Report Card 10

Statement in response to the government's plans to track social mobility

22 May 2012

Matthew Reed responds to the government's plans to track social mobility

Our response to new measures to tackle anti-social behaviour

22 May 2012

Enver Solomon's response to the government's new measures to tackle anti-social behaviour

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