Policy team

Our policy team blogs about issues children face and ways we can address those problems. Through parliamentary work they advocate for children who go missing, disabled children, young refugees and migrants, and fight childhood poverty and child sexual exploitation.

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two teenagers looking away
Debate around the Serious Crime Bill is an opportunity to make all types of cruelty to children up to the age of 18 a criminal offence
21 July 2014
a woman and a baby play, smile at each other
More than half of local authorities are not providing vital data with children's centres
18 July 2014
Oritsé Williams and Lily Caprani speaking while seated at a table
Oritsé Williams and Lily Caprani speaking while seated at a table
Our Director of Strategy and Policy, Lily Caprani, met Oritsé from JLS and is in his documentary about young carers and the struggles they face
09 July 2014
family looking distressed by a bill
Stress, family problems and missing out on the basics are ways problem debt harms children now and in the future
08 July 2014
Impoverished child in a cold home
Discover how to take action and make sure the government hears our ideas and concerns about the Child Poverty Strategy
25 June 2014
Birmingham, England
The recently launched Birmingham Commission for Children aims to discover how the city can improve the health and well-being of children
20 June 2014