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Young man tilting his head in his hands
It’s only because of the generosity of our supporters that we can help young people like Chris, who tells his story here.
14 January 2014
mother and smiling baby
Together we’re giving children a better start in life
14 January 2014
a mother and her four children
Millions of families are struggling to cope this winter with rising costs of living, and you can take action to help
13 January 2014
young girl looking at viewer
Use our calculator to determine whether your household is in fuel poverty
13 January 2014
supporters in school
Sophie from our church partnerships team selects her team's top posts from 2013
12 January 2014
Ruth Wanjiku
Our head of volunteering selects her five favourite blogs from 2013
10 January 2014
a girl giving medicine to her mother
Our new Young Carers in Schools programme helps schools improve the lives of students with caring responsibilities
16 May 2014
the houses of parliament
We provided evidence to parliament to emphasise what we need to do to boost children's well-being
14 May 2014
young boy
Two years after a parliamentary report, changes to improve protection for children in care are being implemented across the country
13 May 2014
a family - a mother and father and three children - in front of their house
Have a look at some of the news coverage of The Debt Trap, our new report and campaign
10 May 2014
Paul Blomfield MP speaking at an event at the Houses of Parliament
In support of our new report, Paul Blomfield MP shares a constiutent's story and emphasises the need to tackle problem debt
09 May 2014
Brian Cox
In a video and essay, actor Brian Cox talks about the fear and pain that debt and poverty caused him and his family when he was a boy
08 May 2014