Latest Press Releases

The Rt Revd Tim Thornton receives seat in the House of Lords

25 Apr 2013

The Children’s Society celebrates another parliamentary voice to champion the needs of children across the country.

Our response to the government's planned changes for children in care

24 Apr 2013

'Many thousands of children are being failed by the very systems and professionals there to keep them safe'

The benefit cap is 'a blunt instrument'

15 Apr 2013

'The policy may be targeted at workless adults, but in reality children are seven times more likely than adults to lose out'

The Children's Society's response to the Chancellor’s speech on benefit changes

2 Apr 2013

Response to Chancellor's speech on changes to welfare

Our response to new child safeguarding guidance

21 Mar 2013

We have responded to new Working Together to Safeguard Children guidance, published by the government.

Budget gives little hope to struggling families and children

20 Mar 2013

'Children are largely absent from this budget. It gives little hope to struggling families already hit by sweeping cuts.'

Our response to the Joint Committee's report on the draft Care and Support Bill

19 Mar 2013

The Children's Society welcomes the Select Committee's calls for new legal rights for young carers.

The Children's Society's response to the government’s childcare announcement

19 Mar 2013

Response to government's announcement on childcare

Archbishops and bishops unite with charity in child poverty call

10 Mar 2013

The Children's Society have joined dozens of bishops to call for urgent steps to prevent child poverty


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