Children in care

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young people meet with Lord Listowel
Refugee and migrant care leavers visited parliament last week to highlight the problems they face accessing support after they turned 18.
10 April 2014
Policy team
Young girl who has run away
New guidance from the Department for Education shows commitment to supporting vulnerable young people
21 January 2014
Digital team
Young girl sitting against a wall
We need to ensure that the care system meets children's needs
17 December 2013
Policy team
young girl looking over her shoulder
Yesterday, peers voiced their support for changes we proposed to stop the ‘naming and shaming’ of children involved in anti-social behaviour
21 November 2013
Policy team
girl looking at viewer
A new parliamentary report echoes concerns young people have about the care system
21 November 2013
Policy team
Judge in courtroom
We want the government to abandon its proposals to limit access to judicial review
15 November 2013, 1 comment
Policy team
young man sitting on a bench
New report highlights steps local authorities have taken to improve support for young runaways, and our new guide offers support for practitioners
19 September 2013
Policy team
Samantha Morton
'I support The Children’s Society's call for all vulnerable children who run away to get the vital support they need'
13 September 2013, 2 comments
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Young girl who has run away
As new guidance is reviewed, we need to ensure we understand young people's views
25 June 2013
Policy team
young girl clutching her knees
In the wake of shocking stories of child sexual exploitation, we go to parliament to share knowledge about protecting and supporting young people.
12 April 2013
Policy team