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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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
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The government's announcement that 1.4 million more children will get a free school meal is a significant step forward
17 September 2013, 2 comments
Damian Green, Minister for Crime Prevention, delivering a speech
We helped launched a toolkit to help hotels, take-aways, leisure centres and other businesses spot the signs of child sexual exploitation
12 September 2013
Young refugee boy
New government proposals might cause children and families to be refused accommodation.
09 September 2013, 2 comments
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Our new report highlights major changes to funding for early intervention services and we've produced an interactive map to breakdown the changes locally.
06 September 2013
Today we published our report mapping out the provision of return interviews for
Today we published our report mapping out the provision of return interviews for children who run away from home or care.
02 September 2013