Latest news

For information on what’s happening across our organisation and for our opinions on policies of the day read our latest news.
A man and a woman seated at a dinner table
13 June 2011
A group of young and older people, as part of the Intergenerational Community Cohesion Project, recently organised a roast dinner in Greenwich.
10 June 2011
The latest Parliamentary news from our Policy Team.
06 June 2011
The Children's Society’s Archive has been added to the UNESCO UK Memory of the World Register.
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.