Latest news

For information on what’s happening across our organisation and for our opinions on policies of the day read our latest news.
26 August 2014
The Children's Society's response to Rotherham Borough Council's report on child abuse
12 August 2014
Support levels for families seeking asylum are far below mainstream benefits
12 August 2014
Research from The Children’s Society reveals how many children are living in families trapped by debt in every part of the country.
07 August 2014
Government has until 9 August to review asylum support levels that are too low for parents to meet children's needs
24 July 2014
We respond to a London Assembly report warning that police are being stretched by a rise in reports of child sexual abuse.
23 July 2014
New consultation on fuel poverty is good news for children
17 July 2014
Care leavers need the same support as other young people, not to be abandoned when they turn 18
16 July 2014
Our new report finds almost half of local councils are failing to routinely share birth data with children’s centres.
14 July 2014
Young commissioners to expose the true cost of school – financially and emotionally – for children in poverty.
11 July 2014
We have been awarded half a million pounds of Big Lottery funding to prevent mental health problems among Birmingham children.