Table lamp on wooden floor
The author alters a room's lighting and leads us to reflect on darkness and light
22 December 2013
Red candles lit for advent
In anticipation of the fourth, final week of Advent, we have prayers
21 December 2013
Jasmine Mitchell outside The Children's Society HQ
Jasmine shares her experiences volunteering with our policy team
20 December 2013
Photograph © Shutterstock | Focusing on hope
Does light bring clarity?
20 December 2013
See below for cartoons of the Christingle
Cartoonist Dave Walker playfully draws the Christingle in its traditional form and in a handful of alternate styles
19 December 2013
a child's drawing of a Christmas tree
How do we give refuge to those who seek asylum in the UK?
18 December 2013
a plate that is half-full and text that reads 'poverty of resources'
The Bishop of Manchester, the Rt Revd David Walker, reflects on what it means to help children in poverty
09 April 2014
a child and a worker at our children's centres
Our new Children and Family Zone is a community-led model that focuses on long-term investment in order to achieve change
09 April 2014
a young person speaking about our work
Parents and young people describe our work as 'a lifeline'
03 April 2014
a graph of finish times of Virgin London Marathon 2013
Does this chart reveal runners racing against - and often beating - their target times?
03 April 2014
a family with a missing parent
Whatever the reason, a parent's presence can provide deep levels of reassurance, writes Krish Kandiah of the Home for Good campaign
02 April 2014
young girl huddled, looking at camera
New legislation must address the often-complex histories and lack of control migrant families face, and ensure that children's welfare is protected
01 April 2014