Latest Press Releases

Big Lottery support for young runaways in Greater Manchester

We are elated that The Children’s Society was successful in securing the funding and look forward to working in partnership with BIG.

The Children's Society welcomes new vetting and barring scheme

We look forward to working with the government to ensure that the application of the scheme puts child welfare and safeguarding at the forefront.

Bob Reitemeier's response to the governments proposals at targeting anti-social behaviour

This is a missed opportunity to adopt a more effective approach for dealing with children and young people who are deemed to be anti-social.

Oxfam destitution report: The Children's Society's response

The Children's Society welcomes today’s report published on the strategies used by refused asylum seekers to cope with destitution in the UK.

140,000 children across the UK 'forgotten and let down'

Survey reveals parental alcohol or substance abuse is single biggest reason
why grandparents are raising their grandchildren.

The Children's Society unveils new website

31 Jan 2011

The Children’s Society launches its new website today, vastly improving visitor experience and making services and programmes easier to find.

Hundreds celebrate The Children's Society Mentoring Scheme

20 Jan 2011

The National Mentoring Initiative, run by The Children's Society and funded by a range of organisations including Greenwich Council, has held a glitzy graduation celebration for more than 300 peopl

Our response to 2009/10 youth justice statistics

20 Jan 2011

Our response to the 2009/10 youth justice statistics released by The Ministry of Justice and Youth Justice Board

Graham Allen Review: The Children's Society comments

19 Jan 2011

Enver Solomon, Policy Director, The Children’s Society said:

A statement from Penny Nicholls on Barnardo's new "Puppet on a String" report on sexual exploitation

17 Jan 2011

"Too many children and young people are being sexually exploited in the shadows of society, groomed in secret by heartless gangs of sexual predators"


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