Children in care

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young girl sitting against a wall
If the principles in a new standard released today were upheld, young people would not experience the care system as ‘an isolated place’
03 April 2013
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Young girl who has run away
While there is evidence that new policing terminology can save money, the data that they help young people is lacking
21 March 2013
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Matthew Reed of The Children's Society and Peter Davies of CEOP
Our agreement with the UK policing agency CEOP is an example of working together to protect young people.
11 March 2013
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young girl who has run away stands as people rush by her
A troubling new Ofsted report echoes our findings about low levels of support for young runaways
15 February 2013
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Christmas Wish
For many of us this time of year is full of anticipation. But for many children and families we work with, the holiday season is a time of worry.
20 December 2012
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young girl looking through school gates
Every year, 100,000 children run away from home or care, and 200,000 miss a month of schooling. These shocking figures are related, our new report finds.
07 December 2012
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teenage girl sitting against a wall holding a stuffed animal
As we're reminded too frequently, children in care are mistreated and neglected - see what you can do to support them
13 November 2012
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Last week four young people from our programmes spoke at the Houses of Parliament about their experiences of being in care and running away or going missing.
08 May 2012
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'Until it is known what is going on in local areas, no one can understand the issues or effectively intervene in the lives of these vulnerable children'
30 April 2012, 1 comment
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