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Young boy playing drums
As festival season begins we assemble our musical super group of celebrity supporters - find out who made the band
28 June 2014
Hundreds of young carers celebrate at the 2013 festival
The 15th annual festival for young carers begins today
27 June 2014
Matrons Howes, Pardoe, Tredy and Simmons at the St Nicholas Home, Pyrford 1930
With Wimbledon well underway, we took a look in our archives for photos of our time on the court
27 June 2014
kids on a slip 'n slide
Get together with loved ones this summer and help bring childhood back to those at risk of losing theirs
26 June 2014
Impoverished child in a cold home
Discover how to take action and make sure the government hears our ideas and concerns about the Child Poverty Strategy
25 June 2014
a family using blocks to build a wall
Our short recording features many stories about a family struggling with debt - please listen then add your message to our wall of support
24 June 2014
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
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 refugee boy
New government proposals might cause children and families to be refused accommodation.
09 September 2013
the top of our first supporter magazine
As we launch our new magazine, it seemed like a good time to see how this new issue looked in relation to issues dating back to our earliest days
03 September 2013
field lined with trees
On his last training ride before Sunday's big bicycle ride, a road in Surrey reminds Matt of why he was on a bike
31 July 2013
Young girl
This month, Nick Harding reflects on child poverty in our country, where more than 3 million children live in poverty
10 July 2013