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girl giving medicine to her mother, and text about government support for carers
Find out how you can help improve the lives of carers and their families
10 June 2013
Kym Lomas
Kym Lomas shares her experience of struggling to raise her children and what free school meals can mean to a family
09 June 2013
young people looking at camera
This month, Kate Coleman reflects on how involving children in church is both dangerous and liberating
08 June 2013
Oliver Dabbs
Oliver, a young volunteer, travelled to London to meet our chief executive, managers and to learn more about our work
07 June 2013
six photographs of volunteers supporting our work
Our head of volunteering sums up our very active Volunteers' Week and delivers a heartfelt 'thank you' our wonderful volunteers
07 June 2013
mother breastfeeding her baby
Amanda, a breastfeeding support volunteer, explains why she volunteers and how her children's centre has helped her and her family
06 June 2013
a graph illustrating finish times of cyclists in the RideLondon-Surrey 100
We've charted the finish times of the 15,000-plus cyclists in this year's Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100. Do you want to ride 100 miles in next year's event?
07 August 2013
Several cyclists at the starting line of the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100
Our digital editor Matt shares his photos and messages from this year's RideLondon-Surrey 100 course
06 August 2013
woman interviewing two girls
As he puts together a kit for young carers, Rob asks for your assistance with sharing a survey with young people
05 August 2013
black and white images of maps of England, France and an unidentified area
The best online maps tend to be useful, appealing and, often, fun - try one from our site and a few favourites from elsewhere
04 August 2013
A dog, a video editor and a sink tap
What's it like to sell Angry Birds iPad cases, dog footies, video recording equipment, faucets and more on eBay? Our shop manager, David, lets us know
03 August 2013
young girl being led by a man
A new report illuminates the complexity and diversity of reasons that young people run away and the risks they face
01 August 2013