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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
05 February 2013
Disabled young people are being denied the right to have a say about the services they use and rely on everyday
31 January 2013
The Children's Society's response to Iain Duncan Smith's speech on child poverty.
31 January 2013
Andrew Bridgen, MP for North West Leicestershire visited The Chidlren's Society's Ashby de la Zouch store in Market Street.
young man
30 January 2013
Alarmingly low levels of asylum support are forcing thousands of children and their families seeking safety in the UK into severe poverty
29 January 2013
Many parents already facing significant cuts to the support they receive will find it even harder to access affordable, high quality childcare.