a crowd of hundreds of young carers at the 2013 Young Carers Festival
Have a look at how we were helped young carers in England get the support they need
24 February 2014
images of maps we've created
A quick look at how we've used online maps to highlight aspects of our work, last week's big map-related news, and what's coming up in March
23 February 2014
2 young people, Emma and Luke, part of the Children's Commission, sit at a desk
Emma and Luke host the Poverty Commission News at Five, and invite you to get involved in their and fellow young people's work
22 February 2014
Father Rob speaking to a group of children during a messy Christingle service
How do dozens of children building Christingles make for a messy, fun way to learn about the meaning of Christmas?
16 February 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 boy looking directly at viewer
While the government is committed to safeguarding unaccompanied migrant children, this week’s report is ambiguous as to what this means in practice
14 February 2014
kids on a slip 'n slide
Get together with loved ones this summer and help bring childhood back to those at risk of losing theirs
26 June 2014
Impoverished child in a cold home
Discover how to take action and make sure the government hears our ideas and concerns about the Child Poverty Strategy
25 June 2014
a family using blocks to build a wall
Our short recording features many stories about a family struggling with debt - please listen then add your message to our wall of support
24 June 2014
Woman hugging a young boy
Today is the last day of Refugee Week - have a look at interviews we've run and take action to help young refugees
22 June 2014
Birmingham, England
The recently launched Birmingham Commission for Children aims to discover how the city can improve the health and well-being of children
20 June 2014
Stressed family Debt Trap cartoon
You may think that debt is an issue that affects only adults, but it’s not. Problem debt can have a devastating impact on children's lives, too
20 June 2014