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For information on what’s happening across our organisation and for our opinions on policies of the day read our latest news.
06 April 2011
Poverty and unequal life chances are the root cause of many of the social ills affecting our country's children
31 March 2011
We are pleased to be one of 18 signatories who have joined the campaign to atop CSA charges.
Enver Solomon Policy Director
30 March 2011
"The committee is right to urge the government to refine its proposals further and look in more detail at the impact of its wide ranging legal aid reforms."
28 March 2011
John Nash, Director of Children's Services for Weymouth and Portland, visited our Waves programme to find out first-hand about our work with young people.
24 March 2011
Disabled children and young people will launch one of the world's first 'chat' pages to be designed in picture and symbol format.
24 March 2011
Children, particularly those living in poorer homes, have not been immune from the effects of the nation's financial difficulties, says Bob Reitemeier.
23 March 2011
Read our response to the government's announcement that it will opt in the EU directive on human trafficking.
Girl outside a block of flats
17 March 2011
The Children's Society warns that the current economic situation impacting negatively on children’s well-being.
Girl in wheelchair by window
09 March 2011
Chief Executive, Bob Reitemeier, has expressed grave concern at the proposal to remove the mobility component of Disability Living Allowance