Our media team work closely with national, regional, local, trade and consumer media to promote The Children's Society and its initiatives to stakeholders, supporters and the general public.
We are available to answer requests from journalists on a wide range of issues relating to children, fundraising and charity management.
The Children's Society
Edward Rudolf House
London, WC1X 0JL
Telephone: 0207 841 4422 (office hours)
Mobile: 078107 96508 (24 hours)
The media team
Graham Evans, Head of Media
Graham oversees the work of the media team across a range of issues and co-ordinates the delivery of all our media material to external media sources in broadcasting, print and online.
He also advises on crisis management and reputational issues that may affect us.
t: 0207 841 4422
m: 07803 080489
Beth Herzfeld, Senior Media Officer
Beth leads on all media enquires relating to child poverty and issues concerning child migrants, refugees, asylum seekers and children who have been trafficked to the UK. She is also the media contact for the Children’s Commission on Poverty, which is being supported by The Children’s Society.
t: 020 7841 4422
m: 07775 812 357
Euan Holloway, Senior Media Officer
Euan leads on our work to protect children and young people from harm. This includes runaways, children in care and child sexual exploitation. He also works on our debt campaign and well-being research.
t: 020 7841 4423
m: 07713 878298
Rachel Burkitt, Celebrity and Media Officer
Rachel leads on recruiting celebrities to support campaigns and has responsibility for consumer media. Rachel has recruited celebrities such as Misha B, Samantha Morton and Levi Roots.
t: 020 7841 4654
m: 07810 487988
Jemma Mahon, Fundraising Media Officer
Jemma leads on promoting our fundraising campaigns, events and appeals to relevant media. This involves putting together media plans with other teams and thinking about creative ways to get a story covered.
t: 020 7841 4520
m: 077 2041 8670
Andy Tate, Senior Media Officer
Andy leads on our regional and local media activity across newspaper, broadcast and online. He also manages media work for our key campaign and service hubs, Children and Family Zones and children's centres.
t: 020 7841 4590
m: 07867 504051