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young carers sing 'Shy to be human' at this year's Young Carers Festival
Following feedback from a panel of judges, a group of young carers joined together to sing the festival's theme song
04 July 2013
collage of images featured on our blog and text that reads 'Our blogs in June'
Well, you can watch *images* from last month's blogs in just over half a minute, and find links to great stories from young people, volunteers and more
03 July 2013
boy who has run away
A year after a major parliamentary report, how much safer are young people who run away or go missing from care?
02 July 2013
hundreds of young carers at this year's Young Carers Festival
Thank you for attending this year's festival, and for supporting young carers
01 July 2013
Edward Timpson speaking
While the children's minister's message was first broadcast at this year's Young Carers Festival, his message is for all young carers across England
29 June 2013
Hundreds of young carers standing and spelling Y C I F
Although tickets to this year's festival are gone, there are many ways to get involved and support young carers
28 June 2013
Dr Angus Ritchie delivering this year's Edward Rudolf Lecture
At this year's Edward Rudolf Lecture, Dr Angus Ritchie asked: How did we make theology so boring?
22 September 2013
young boy clutching his knees
Join us at the Museum of London on 24 September to discuss using social media to speak about very difficult subjects
20 September 2013
young man sitting on a bench
New report highlights steps local authorities have taken to improve support for young runaways, and our new guide offers support for practitioners
19 September 2013
Hundreds joined us at Greenbelt festival this year to campaign for free school m
Hundreds joined us at Greenbelt festival this year to campaign for free school meals for all children living in poverty.
16 September 2013
young girl with our Fair and Square logo
With growing interest in the value of free school meals, the government should make sure no child in poverty goes hungry
12 September 2013
Damian Green, Minister for Crime Prevention, delivering a speech
We helped launched a toolkit to help hotels, take-aways, leisure centres and other businesses spot the signs of child sexual exploitation
12 September 2013