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26 February 2013
Statement on launch of inquiry into asylum support
young refugee looking frightened
25 February 2013
A parliamentary debate on Wednesday means now is the time to ask your MP to speak up for children and families in the asylum system.
End Child Poverty
20 February 2013
'The End Child Poverty campaign map reveals the truly shocking scale of child poverty in the UK today'
15 February 2013
We have responded to the Home Affairs Committee's report on the Anti-social Behaviour Bill
Artwork produced by young people from the Listen Up
15 February 2013
Young people from The Children's Society in Rochdale will unveil a special piece of artwork which represents their views of living in care.
Children from Conisborough College, South London, handing in the petition
12 February 2013
We have handed 90,000 signatures into 10 Downing Street calling for free school meals for children in poverty
11 February 2013
The Children's Society and Gingerbread warn of impact of Universal Credit on single parent families
11 February 2013
Lance Corporal faces challenge of a lifetime, running five marathons this year for vulnerable children
08 February 2013
A report from Ofsted calls for local leadership to protect runaways
05 February 2013
The government has set out some positive steps towards protecting vulnerable children