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19 March 2013
Response to government's announcement on childcare
15 March 2013
Response to Justice Select Committee youth justice report
11 March 2013
A new guide to help parents and the carers of children, who may be at risk of running away from home, is being launched by The Children’s Society.
10 March 2013
The Children's Society have joined dozens of bishops to call for urgent steps to prevent child poverty
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07 March 2013
Our new analysis reveals huge numbers of children in poverty throughout the country are missing out on free school meals.
06 March 2013
Matthew Reed, Chief Executive of the The Children’s Society, responds to the announcement on tackling child sexual abuse
The Bishop of Truro and Chair of The Children’s Society’s Board of Trustees
04 March 2013
The Bishop of Truro is calling on churches to support The Children’s Society’s partnership with Traidcraft to help tackle child poverty and neglect.
27 February 2013
Young carers from across England are celebrating news of a £1.2 million funding boost to improve local support for young carers and their families.
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.