Latest news

For information on what’s happening across our organisation and for our opinions on policies of the day read our latest news.
Young child holding her head in her hands
10 May 2011
Our Chief Executive comments on today’s official review of England's child protection system by Professor Eileen Munro.
David Cameron visiting disabled children at one of our programmes
20 April 2011
David Cameron visited one of our projects last week
19 April 2011
The High Court has declared that the immigration detention of a mother, resulting in her separation from her three children, was unlawful.
Young boy
12 April 2011
The Children's Society is supporting the launch of Action for Happiness, a new mass movement to create a happier society.
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.