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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.
21 June 2011
'There is a danger with these reforms that access to justice for children and young people will be seriously undermined.'
20 June 2011
Parents of disabled children could lose £1,400 in welfare shakeup Controversial reforms will also cut benefit for 450,000 disabled tenants in social housing
Refugee in front of bus
17 June 2011
The Children’s Society is this year stepping up our involvement with Refugee Week, which takes place from 20-26 June.
15 June 2011
Pauline Geraghty, who helps runaway children in Lancashire with The Children's Society, was awarded an MBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours list.
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.