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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Teenage girl
'It's great to hear Education Minister David Laws setting out his commitment to acting on the underlying causes of child poverty, not just on the symptoms.'
01 March 2013
Young Carers and the children's minister Edward Timpson
'We have been working hard over recent weeks to make it clear to politicians and civil servants that young carers are not being provided enough support'
28 February 2013
partial map of UK with differently shaded regions
Our new map illustrates the End Child Poverty campaign's study of poverty levels across the UK
20 February 2013
young girl clutching her knees
We can develop a more effective view of child poverty by listening to families' experiences.
19 February 2013
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
Today we present our Fair and Square petition to Downing Street, calling for all children in poverty to receive free school meals
12 February 2013