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Young child painting
We are drawing on the power of crowds to deliver gifts to young people this Christmas
05 December 2013
A space shuttle taking off, and text: 'Commendation - Social Buzz Awards'
Our blog received a commendation at this year's Social Buzz Awards
04 December 2013
young boy clutching his knees
With a new bill to be introduced next year, the government can ensure trafficked children get the protection they need
04 December 2013
a young man
Do young people answer this question in different ways than adults?
04 December 2013
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
a mountain with a foggy mist at its base
'Things always look better from on high', writes journalist and author Chine Mbubaegbu as she reflects on height, light and Isaiah 2.1-5
02 December 2013
a young person and one of our project workers meet with councillor Sheila Newman
A young person we work with and our project workers meet a Manchester leader to discuss the need for supporting young people
03 March 2014
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Have a look at what have young people, volunteers, fundraisers, our policy team and more say about our work
02 March 2014
section of an infographic about poverty's effects
The government released its new child poverty strategy on Thursday – dig in to our related maps, calculator and more to examine poverty's severe effects
01 March 2014
The 'Say Something if you See Something' logo on a hotel door
The sexual exploitation of children can happen anywhere, but often occurs in hotels – we welcome new powers to stop it
28 February 2014
a mother and her four children stand on their staircase
If the government truly aims to end child poverty by 2020, it must introduce bold, meaningful policies - today's strategy announcement isn't a good sign
27 February 2014
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