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A woman talking about what well-being means to her
In advance of our big report on well-being, we went to the streets to ask people what the term means to them
19 July 2013
map of the UK with differently coloured areas that indicate unique schemes
Search by postcode to find your local authority's scheme to replace community care grants and crisis loans for general living expenses
18 July 2013
young girl looking directly at viewer
Our new report reveals that many individuals and families in need may no longer be able to access this support
18 July 2013
girl with the Fair and Square logo
Citing our research, an independent group calls on the government to ensure all children can access good food in schools - help make the recommendations stick
12 July 2013
two girls walking towards school
The new School Food Plan recognises that 700k children from low income working families miss free school meals - we need to make sure they get those meals
12 July 2013
Teagan Seeley
Teagan has been a big part of our digital team for the past several weeks - here, she shares her experiences and time in London so far
11 July 2013
Photograph modelled for The Children's Society | © Laurence Dutton
Trafficked children are forced into a range of horrific abuse, including domestic servitude, forced criminality and sexual exploitation.
17 October 2013
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
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
Social Buzz Awards 2013 Finalist
Your reading, sharing and writing were very important in our blog being selected as a contender for 'Best Blog' in this year's Social Buzz Awards
04 October 2013