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30 August 2011
Tens of thousands of young carers and their families face losing more than £3,500 a year
24 August 2011
The Children’s Society is looking for people to fill the final 20 places in a sponsored abseil event down Liverpool Cathedral next month.
young girl, a runaway, standing as people walk past her
22 August 2011
The dynamic new Make Runaways Safe campaign website launched today.
15 August 2011
Bob Reitemeier, Chief Executive from The Children's Society, discusses the recent riots in England, and the need to address their causes.
05 August 2011
The Children’s Society is aiming to get 100,000 people to call on the government to re-think its welfare reforms with regards to disabled children.
Rachel Owen similing
05 August 2011
The Heart of Salford Volunteer Award 2011 was awarded to Rachel Owen for her work with The Children's Society’s Salford Children’s Rights project.
01 August 2011
The Children’s Society’s Sexual Health for Disabled Children project has been awarded funding from the Department of Health
28 July 2011
This month our Featured programme is SCARPA. We interviewed Richard Haigh, programme manager, to find out how they support young runaways.
Rocky Taylor | © Rocky Taylor
28 July 2011
Stuntman Rocky Taylor is raising awareness of the importance of leaving a legacy by attempting one of most dangerous stunts – live.
14 July 2011
To increase the usability and accessibility of our website we are introducing Point symbols.