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Brian Cox
In a video and essay, actor Brian Cox talks about the fear and pain that debt and poverty caused him and his family when he was a boy
08 May 2014
two boys playing telephone with cans connected by string
We had a major network problem on 7 May - if you attempted to contact us then, please try us again
08 May 2014
two parents and three children - they all look worried by a bill
What did a parent, MPs, lords and others say about The Debt Trap? Find out - we captured photos and quotes from our launch event at the houses of parliament
08 May 2014
an animated family standing in front of their house
New research reveals shocking findings about childhood debt – find out more and help spread the word
08 May 2014
Lana Furness
Lana is raising £1000 this year in support of our work - find out how you can get involved
01 May 2014
The Flipboard logo and two screen captures of our Flipboard magazine
Have a look at what have young people, volunteers, fundraisers, our policy team and more say about our work
26 April 2014
The manager of our archives presents a handful of heartwarming Christmas images
25 December 2012
Old image of Father Christmas and the words 'The Children's Society'
The manager of our archives presents a handful of heartwarming Christmas images, drawn from the pages of magazines we shared with supporters
16 December 2012
young girl looking through school gates
Every year, 100,000 children run away from home or care, and 200,000 miss a month of schooling. These shocking figures are related, our new report finds.
07 December 2012
Downing Street sign
How will changes announced during the autumn statement affect struggling families' benefits? Find out - use our calculator.
06 December 2012
Migrant & Refugee Woman of the Year Awards logo
Each year hundreds of unaccompanied young women escape persecution at home to seek protection in the UK - nominate a refugee woman you admire
03 December 2012
four lighted candles that are part of an Advent wreath
Advent readings invite us to look backwards and forwards in many ways, Paula Gooder writes.
03 December 2012