a girl giving medicine to her mother
Our new Young Carers in Schools programme helps schools improve the lives of students with caring responsibilities
16 May 2014
the houses of parliament
We provided evidence to parliament to emphasise what we need to do to boost children's well-being
14 May 2014
young boy
Two years after a parliamentary report, changes to improve protection for children in care are being implemented across the country
13 May 2014
a family - a mother and father and three children - in front of their house
Have a look at some of the news coverage of The Debt Trap, our new report and campaign
10 May 2014
Paul Blomfield MP speaking at an event at the Houses of Parliament
In support of our new report, Paul Blomfield MP shares a constiutent's story and emphasises the need to tackle problem debt
09 May 2014
Brian Cox
In a video and essay, actor Brian Cox talks about the fear and pain that debt and poverty caused him and his family when he was a boy
08 May 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
A candle
As we begin Advent, the Bishop of Truro, Rt Revd Tim Thornton, answers the question: What is Advent about?
01 December 2013