young man sitting on a bench
New report highlights steps local authorities have taken to improve support for young runaways, and our new guide offers support for practitioners
19 September 2013
two children smiling
The government's announcement that 1.4 million more children will get a free school meal is a significant step forward
17 September 2013
Hundreds joined us at Greenbelt festival this year to campaign for free school m
Hundreds joined us at Greenbelt festival this year to campaign for free school meals for all children living in poverty.
16 September 2013
Samantha Morton
'I support The Children’s Society's call for all vulnerable children who run away to get the vital support they need'
13 September 2013
young girl with our Fair and Square logo
With growing interest in the value of free school meals, the government should make sure no child in poverty goes hungry
12 September 2013
Damian Green, Minister for Crime Prevention, delivering a speech
We helped launched a toolkit to help hotels, take-aways, leisure centres and other businesses spot the signs of child sexual exploitation
12 September 2013
Chain with broken link
Our chief executive writes of the yearning and agitation that form a foundation for hope
15 December 2013
Red candles
In anticipation of the third week of Advent, we have prayers
14 December 2013
Silhouette of person about to leap
Aaron discusses life in and out of the care system and 'the huge difference' our work made in his life
13 December 2013
Group of young people talking
Sam Donoghue takes a further look into the importance of listening to what children have to say
11 December 2013
a mother hugging her little boy
As the home secretary spoke of a new immigration bill, she focused on the 'right to respect for private and family life', which matters to us all
10 December 2013
A though provoking blog reflecting on poverty and self-worth
Don’t miss this endearing, heartbreaking video of Sam and his sister describing how being poor leads to many challenges
10 December 2013