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Gemma and Imogen seated at a table
Thanks to your support, we are able to help children all year round
26 August 2014
Panel discussion
This month the All Party Parliamentary group on young runaways held a meeting to explore how missing children can be better helped through the programme.
18 August 2014
Mother with Child
The government has failed to increase asylum support rates, leaving over 10,000 asylum-seeking children in poverty.
12 August 2014
a map of England and Wales
Problem debt devastates lives in England and Wales - what is it like near you?
12 August 2014
Girl with Daffodill
Anne Richards reflects on whether the long summer holidays are a dream or a nightmare
11 August 2014
Fancy Dress Swim
A fancy dress swim in Liverpool was fun and raised £550 money for our work
08 August 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