Dr. Ian Hinton seen with April's 'Pile of Pennies' DO
Ian and Sheila Hinton have supported our work for nearly half a century. This year they are aiming to complete a DO a month with their community
11 June 2014
two of our volunteers at a shop
Volunteers' Week ends today - have a look back at ways we appreciate our volunteers' contributions, and share our new image
07 June 2014
Children in Winscombe, Somerset in the early 1980s.
This year is the 30th anniversary of Volunteers' Week - have a look at our volunteers' activities when Volunteers' Week began
07 June 2014
Become an independent visitor, mentor or a befriender
We're sharing three options for ways to support our work over several months
06 June 2014
As part of Volunteers' Week we are showcasing some of our amazing volunteers
Issy volunteers one-to-one with a looked after young person, enabling her to participate in fun activities such as rock climbing.
06 June 2014
Our runs, treks and challenges are just some of the many ways to get involved
If you are willing to spend more time, we have three easy options for ways to get involved and support our work.
05 June 2014
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
Several runners at this year's London Bupa 10K
Kate Wareham reports on yesterday's Bupa London 10k, including some of the more personal reasons she and others chose to run.
28 May 2012