Latest news

For information on what’s happening across our organisation and for our opinions on policies of the day read our latest news.
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.
10 July 2014
Commons' decision undermines government's commitment to protect victims of trafficking.
07 July 2014
We welcome the government's announcement of an overarching independent inquiry into child abuse
01 July 2014
New figures reveal 100,000 more children in relative poverty in 2013 pushing total to 3.7 million.
01 July 2014
We're calling on the government to support tighter controls on payday loan ads
26 June 2014
Government's new child poverty strategy fails to deliver the drastic action needed to tackle the rising problem.
25 June 2014
Families in problem debt need support, not aggressive behaviour and false legal threats
25 June 2014
Planned Pupil Premium change fails to include children living in low-income working families
23 June 2014
To mark the launch of our Big Summer Do fundraising campaign, we asked the public to tell us their fondest childhood memory