Damian taking a break during a training run
Damian Allen, our Director of Children and Families, tells us why he’s taking on his hardest challenge yet to raise £10,000 for children living in poverty
10 April 2014
young people meet with Lord Listowel
Refugee and migrant care leavers visited parliament last week to highlight the problems they face accessing support after they turned 18.
10 April 2014
a plate that is half-full and text that reads 'poverty of resources'
The Bishop of Manchester, the Rt Revd David Walker, reflects on what it means to help children in poverty
09 April 2014
a child and a worker at our children's centres
Our new Children and Family Zone is a community-led model that focuses on long-term investment in order to achieve change
09 April 2014
a young person speaking about our work
Parents and young people describe our work as 'a lifeline'
03 April 2014
a graph of finish times of Virgin London Marathon 2013
Does this chart reveal runners racing against - and often beating - their target times?
03 April 2014
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
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
Matthew Reed
'What three things does a young person need to get by?' I asked. Matthew said: 'Love, self-confidence and others to believe in them.'
26 September 2012
Katie in dressing room with other placard bearers
Katie Evans from our DAP programme writes about what it was like to be in the opening ceremony of the Olympics.
03 August 2012