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Child with her guardian
Our new report with UNICEF makes the economic case for why migrant children should be allocated an independant legal guardian
29 July 2014
New savings can helps parents
Recent changes make our tax-efficient option to help you save for your child or grandchild's future
28 July 2014
The shop in West Hampstead
Our digital team models summer's best looks from our shop in West Hampstead
26 July 2014
A young commissioner and MP listen to evidence
The Children’s Commission on Poverty held three sessions in parliament last week – find out how you can take submit evidence for their inquiry
25 July 2014
two teenagers looking away
Debate around the Serious Crime Bill is an opportunity to make all types of cruelty to children up to the age of 18 a criminal offence
21 July 2014
a woman and a baby play, smile at each other
More than half of local authorities are not providing vital data with children's centres
18 July 2014
two hands cupping a small candle
As we consider light during this first week of Advent, author Janet Morley proposes we get a taste of darkness at dinner time
03 December 2013
Abby Irwin playing guitar
Abby, a Young Carers in Focus ambassador, reveals how caring for her ill mum inspired her to embark on a musical career and training
11 June 2013
Abby Irwin
'I wrote Shy to Be Human about a part of my life that I have both struggled with and have been blessed by'
27 February 2013
Disabled young person
Will budget cuts be fair or will they disproportionately fall upon children and families most in need, pushing more families into poverty?
08 August 2011
Young hungry boy
Laura Rodrigues, Policy Officer, responds to BBC documentary 'Poor Kids' and raises concerns over the Government's new Welfare Reform Bill.
10 June 2011
Teenage girl
Jim Davis, Good Childhood Adviser, shares his thoughts on how important relationships are to young people.
26 April 2011