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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.
29 June 2012
Parental ill-health was the top childhood worry of adults across the country, reveals a poll by The Children’s Society.
28 June 2012
We welcome the Education Select Committee’s decision to examine the issue of destitution among migrant and asylum-seeking children
26 June 2012
Join our Fair and Square campaign. Please contact us if you already receive free school meals, or are not entitled to get free school meals.
25 June 2012
The Bishop of Aston The Rt Revd Andrew Watson will be visiting The Children’s Society’s pop-up shop at The Mall Sutton Coldfield on Saturday, 30 June 2012.
25 June 2012
'Children are the hidden victims of the government’s massive reductions in benefit support.'
25 June 2012
This Saturday our programme will mark 30 years working with disabled children and their families in the Brighton area.
Hamid looking at viewer
22 June 2012
Hamid, a young person who has worked with our LEAP programme, is the subject of a short film broadcast on BBC2's Seeking Refuge series.
20 June 2012
We are working with the Citizens Advice and Disability Rights UK to review the impact of the new 'Universal Credit' benefit on disabled children and adults.
Bob Reitemeier looking at camera
19 June 2012
Bob Reitemeier, our Chief Executive from 2002-11, received the CBE for service to children.
19 June 2012
We are delighted that from today, Bella Italia customers and employees will be helping to raise funds for The Children’s Society.