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What are debt's effects on children? Watch our new campaign video and share it with your friends
14 June 2014
Lizzie and Leonie volunteering
Lizzie, below right, shares her plan to skydive 15,000 feet with her colleague Leonie in support of our work - please donate
13 June 2014
A football team from the Walsham Home
For many of us, football is inextricably tied to childhood. Have a look at photos of young people we've helped as they play the game
12 June 2014
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
our chief executive playing with a young girl at one of our children's centres
Our chief executive welcomes you to Volunteers' Week
01 June 2014
Damian taking a break during a training run
Damian Allen, our Director of Children and Families, tells us why he’s taking on his hardest challenge yet to raise £10,000 for children living in poverty
10 April 2014
Lizzie gives up chocolate
Why is Lizzie giving up chocolate this Lent?
06 March 2014
Children's Society shop in Burnham-on-sea| Photograph © Children's Society
Young volunteer Ismail talks about his experiences as a volunteer in a Children's Society charity shop
07 January 2014
Animation of crowd holding Christingles
Gamal Fahnbulleh reflects on the symbolism of the Christingle and how its message can help children living in poverty
12 December 2013
Christmas gifts and text 'The gift of giving again'
Make a young person’s Christmas special by buying one of our alternative gifts
11 December 2013