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Becky holding part of the Children and Families Bill
Watch Becky's video and find out more about the government's historic announcement of support for young carers
10 October 2013
Kym Lomas
Kym Lomas shares how important benefits were to her and her family, and endorses the new Who Benefits? campaign
10 October 2013
young carer sitting on a bed as his mother rests behind him
We've worked for improvements in support for young carers for a long time - see some highlights captured on Twitter
09 October 2013
young carer speaking to a practitioner
The secretary for education made a major announcement about young carers - our public affairs manager explains what it means
08 October 2013
Crowd of people
Millions of us have been supported by benefits – we need your help to change the debate
07 October 2013
young person sitting on sofa
Young people tell the government what is important to make runaways safe
07 October 2013
Children playing football
Why we’re supporting a petition calling on the government to keep the existing definition of anti-social behaviour
02 January 2014
Couple holding a baby
After four weeks preparing and considering the day’s meaning, Christmas is here
25 December 2013
Snowy landscape
Author Janet Morley writes of a classic poem that reveals winter in a way few paintings of its time do not
24 December 2013
Children attending a Christingle service
Hear the heartwarming story of how Christingle is being passed on from generation to generation at St Mary’s Church in Market Drayton.
23 December 2013
A group of young people talking
Michaela from our policy team reviews her team’s achievements in 2013
23 December 2013
Green road signs
A reflection on the importance of patience and concentration required to see what matters
23 December 2013