Latest Press Releases

Iain Archer holds exclusive gig for The Children’s Society at Greenbelt

Irish singer-songwriter Iain Archer held an exclusive gig in support of The Children’s Society at the Greenbelt festival.

6,000 children will be left to fend for themselves in the legal aid cuts

6 Sep 2011

The Children’s Society has expressed serious concerns about the impact of the cuts to legal aid to thousands of children.

Young carers and their disabled parents set to lose out on thousands of pounds

Tens of thousands of young carers and their families face losing more than £3,500 a year

Only 20 places available for the Liverpool Cathedral Charity Abseil

The Children’s Society is looking for people to fill the final 20 places in a sponsored abseil event down Liverpool Cathedral next month.

Our Make Runaways Safe campaign website is live

The dynamic new Make Runaways Safe campaign website launched today.

The Children's Society comments on the riots and their underlying issues

Bob Reitemeier, Chief Executive from The Children's Society, discusses the recent riots in England, and the need to address their causes.

Leading charities call for government action for disabled children

5 Aug 2011

The Children’s Society is aiming to get 100,000 people to call on the government to re-think its welfare reforms with regards to disabled children.

Big-hearted volunteer Rachel Owen wins Salford award

The Heart of Salford Volunteer Award 2011 was awarded to Rachel Owen for her work with The Children's Society’s Salford Children’s Rights project.

Former James Bond stuntman to encourage people to leave a gift in their Will

Stuntman Rocky Taylor is raising awareness of the importance of leaving a legacy by attempting one of most dangerous stunts – live.

Report: worrying new trends in increasing pre-teen and male runaways

11 Jul 2011

A new report reveals children as young as eight are running away from home or care.


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