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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 June 2011
Statement by The Children’s Society about the Reg Bailey review into commercialisation of childhood.
03 June 2011
Volunteers’ Week is an annual event which celebrates the fantastic contribution that millions of volunteers make across the UK.
25 May 2011
Research shows that around 2.6 million children in the UK are living with parents who are drinking hazardously and 705,000 are living with dependent drinkers.
18 May 2011
The Children's Society is running a workshop at an event examining the consequences of alcohol abuse on young people.
16 May 2011
Action for Happiness is a movement of people committed to building a happier society.
13 May 2011
The new Household Below Average Income figures out today bring the welcome news that in the heart of the recession, child poverty fell.
11 May 2011
With Ecclesiastical Insurance, we have launched a new initiative that provides money to local community projects.
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11 May 2011
Our work with young runaways is set to receive a huge boost from one of the UK's biggest radio stations, Metro Radio.
11 May 2011
New research published by The Children's Society warns of the on-going dangers of detaining children.
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10 May 2011
The funding for the OutCry! partnership came to an end last month but we will continue to campaign for the commitment to end child detention to be fulfilled