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Kathleen Upsdale
During Refugee Week, Katie from our Manchester project answered our questions about what it is like to work with young refugees
21 June 2014
Birmingham, England
The recently launched Birmingham Commission for Children aims to discover how the city can improve the health and well-being of children
20 June 2014
Stressed family Debt Trap cartoon
You may think that debt is an issue that affects only adults, but it’s not. Problem debt can have a devastating impact on children's lives, too
20 June 2014
Oxford programme manager, Shohana Shabnam
During Refugee Week, Shohana from our Oxford programme answered our questions about what it is like to work with young refugees
19 June 2014
Almost 40% of people on asylum support can't afford to feed themselves, family
Asylum-seeking families in the UK are forced to live in poverty, but a recent ruling is a chance to help
18 June 2014
young girl
What are debt's effects on children? Watch our new campaign video and share it with your friends
14 June 2014
Martyna's photograph of a camera taking a photograph of flowers
Exploring identity and community, the DreamMakers exhibition begins its stay in London today then moves to other parts of the UK.
04 July 2013
young girl
New government data reveals a rise of 250,000 children in poverty in working households
18 June 2013
Sign that reads 'Longitude Zero'
On an interactive map, Joe guides us through his first 20-mile run of the year.
03 April 2013
Young refugee boy
Exploited children who are trafficked into the UK are being criminalised by a system that brands them 'illegal immigrants'
14 March 2013
Sarah Teather MP
At a debate in parliament, MPs and ministers address low levels of asylum support for young people and their families.
04 March 2013
After a TV programme raised Roma residents' fears, our SMART programme worked with local agencies to allay the community's fears
10 October 2012