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In response to the Household Below Average Income (HBAI) figures released today, Matthew Reed, Chief Executive of The Children’s Society, said:
The Children’s Society announces plans to expand work on children’s mental health and emotional wellbeing - and calls for support for young people in school.
The Children's Society has launched a campaign in Greater Manchester to make sure that young people in care who are placed out of their local area get the support they need to settle and thrive.
The generosity of our donors makes an enormous difference to our work and we are incredibly grateful for all their support. We are very sorry that wrongly selected individuals have been inconvenienced or distressed and are doing everything we can to make sure this does not happen in the future.
Matthew Reed, Chief Executive of The Children’s Society, responds to The Queen's Speech 2015
Councils must stop leaving children frightened and worried by sending aggressive and intimidating bailiffs to knock on the doors of family homes
The Children's Society comments on a report by the Joint Committee of Human Rights which says the UK's commitment to children’s rights don’t go far enough. We are calling for better support for children in poverty and migrant children.
National disgrace as councils turn vulnerable teenagers who need help away, leaving them no option but to live on the streets.
Budget 2015: The Chancellor talks about 'fixing the roof' but leaves millions of children out in the rain
The Chancellor talks about us all being ‘in it together’, but the reality is strikingly different for hundreds of thousands of struggling families.
Care and Support Minister Norman Lamb has announced changes and funding to support children's mental health. The Children's Society says these plans must be followed through after the election and more needs to be done.