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Children with Candles
Help us change children’s stories at a Christingle celebration near you
26 August 2014
the houses of parliament
Our policy team has been busy campaigning for children
26 August 2014
The Beatles with young people we supported in 1964
Remembering the day in 1964 when The Beatles lent us some star support
26 August 2014
Houghton Regis Children’s Centre
Every penny raised helps us make a vital difference to children who need it.
26 August 2014
Gemma and Imogen seated at a table
Thanks to your support, we are able to help children all year round
26 August 2014
Mags reading a book to a child
In an audio recording and interview, Mags tells us about the great experiences she has had at one of our children’s centres
26 August 2014
inside the Channel Tunnel, a band plays, a train sits and people prepare to walk
This week marks the 20th anniversary of Le Walk, an event that raised £2m and was the first time since the ice age that humans walked from France to England
15 February 2014
young girl in front of a Christmas tree
Jo explains how a small present can make a big difference to the young people she works with in Nottingham
14 December 2013
a red line on a chart
Our new calculator allows you to get an idea of what the poverty line looks like for a given family type in any year from 2000 to the present.
16 November 2012
adult and young man speaking
Many children in the care system tell us of experiences of powerlessness when decisions are made about their future - but advocates help change that
13 September 2012
The first public session of an inquiry into trafficked children gone missing from care reveals chilling facts and ways of addressing the problem.
25 April 2012
A mother and her four children
Use our calculator to check your eligibility for the warm home discount scheme
06 February 2014