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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Almost 40% of people on asylum support can't afford to feed themselves, family
Asylum-seeking families in the UK are forced to live in poverty, but a recent ruling is a chance to help
18 June 2014
The Queen rides in her royal carriage to last year's state opening
What are the issues to look out for in the last Queen’s speech before the 7 May 2015 general election?
29 May 2014
The Debt Trap family
Our new campaign, The Debt Trap, is about revealing the harm of debt on children and families – what is the scale of the problem we’re addressing?
28 May 2014
young girl who has run away
Today is International Missing Children's Day. What do we need to do to protect the young people who run away?
25 May 2014
young boy sitting against a wall
As the government closes its consultation on child poverty strategy, we shared our evidence calling for measures to help struggling families
22 May 2014
the houses of parliament
We provided evidence to parliament to emphasise what we need to do to boost children's well-being
14 May 2014