Latest Press Releases
Statement from The Children's Society in response to government's concession for legal aid affecting children.
'I don't feel human' reveals alarming levels of destitution among refugee, asylum-seeking and migrant children and young people.
The Children’s Society is delighted to announce the appointment of Matthew Reed as its new Chief Executive
'The government has today made life more difficult for some of the poorest and most vulnerable children in the country.'
Statement in response to the Government’s defeat in the House of Lords, regarding proposed cuts to support for disabled children in the Welfare Reform Bill
'The Lords have stood up to the government and sent a clear message in support of children up and down the country.'
Our response to the Office of the Children’s Commissioner’s report ‘Landing in Dover’
'These findings echo our experiences in projects and through our research.... We join Barnardo's in calling on LAs to commit to tackling this shocking crime.'
Statement in support to the Centre for Social Justice (CSJ) Youth Justice review on the minimum age of criminal responsibility.
Landmark report identifies keys to childhood happiness, finds 500,000 young people are unhappy, and makes case for rethinking what childhood means