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SCARPA Squad meet Edward Timpson MP
Many of the young people who've benefited from SCARPA’s support join SCARPA Squad – who work together to improve the lives of other young people.
16 April 2014
The Children's Society cheer squads at the London Marathon 2014
36,000 runners, 2 record breakers and countless rhino costumes
14 April 2014
thumbs up to our runners - thank you!
Thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you. . . .
14 April 2014
A drawing of this story's author talking about giving up burritos for Lent
Matt finds many benefits to giving up burritos for Lent
10 April 2014
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
Teenage boy
Elaine Hindal talks about her recent visit to our Safe in the City programme in Manchester that supports young runaways.
11 April 2011
Man talking to boy
Jim Davis, our Good Childhood Adviser, shares his thoughts on what communities can do to improve the dialogue between young people and adults.
25 March 2011
young boy drawing
I’m proud to be the guest editor of Voice, the first of many young people who will be getting involved.
26 August 2014
Alice Whelan
Alice Whelan knows what it’s like to be a child growing up in poverty. That’s why she is remembering us in her will
26 August 2014
Providing a helping hand
The Essentials Project has been supplying vital everyday items to families in the Tees Valley area
26 August 2014
Latasha speaking to young children
Latasha explains how, with your support, we helped her family escape a vicious cycle of debt
26 August 2014