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young runaway boy
15 November 2011
The first comprehensive picture of runaways under age 16 for six years, shows that the .
11 November 2011
Children and young people from The Children’s Society projects in London will be taking over the policy and public affairs team on Friday 11 November.
09 November 2011
We joined thousands of people at this year's Greenbelt festival. Please watch our video of some of the festival's highlights.
07 November 2011
Materially deprived children are five times more likely to be unhappy than their peers, new research published by The Children’s Society reveals
03 November 2011
Bob Reitemeier, Chief Executive of The Children’s Society, responds to findings from the Low Review.
03 November 2011
Statement from Bob Reitemeier, CEO The Children's Society in response to the Family Justice Review Final Report
01 November 2011
Measures suggested today by the home secretary cannot be seen as a foolproof way of stopping young people from getting involved in gangs and criminal behaviour.
children singing
25 October 2011
We're gathering Carols on 14 December to sing Christmas carols in support of young runaways. (Even if your name isn't Carol, please join us.)
17 October 2011
Between May and the end of August 2011, 697 children were detained at all Greater London and South East ports.
14 October 2011
You can vote for The Secret Jungle and help the project win £6k through NatWest CommunityForce.