News and Blogs | The Children’s Society

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
Volunteer Mary Walsh shares her wealth of knowledge of diversity with us
Diversity and inclusion specialist Mary Walsh shares her experience of volunteering in support of our work
05 June 2014
We have three options for ways to get involved and support our work, ideally suited for 30 days
04 June 2014
Mags Robinson with The Children's Society CEO Matthew Reed
Devoted volunteer Mags found volunteering helped her battle depression and gain confidence to read and sing in front of parents, carers and children
04 June 2014
A candle
As we begin Advent, the Bishop of Truro, Rt Revd Tim Thornton, answers the question: What is Advent about?
01 December 2013
Judge in courtroom
We want the government to abandon its proposals to limit access to judicial review
15 November 2013
young girl holding a marker
Our policy officer explains what announced changes to childcare support mean for families
14 October 2013
young carer sitting on a bed as his mother rests behind him
We've worked for improvements in support for young carers for a long time - see some highlights captured on Twitter
09 October 2013
Bryony wearing her bicycle helmet
Before she takes part in the Lite@Nite kids triathlon this Sunday, Bryony explains the big reasons why she’ll be swimming, cycling and running
29 August 2013
young girl looking directly at viewer
Our new report reveals that many individuals and families in need may no longer be able to access this support
18 July 2013