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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We welcome government plans to trial independent advocates and new guidance for unaccompanied and trafficked children - but these young people need more
04 February 2014
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New statistics reveal 2.2 million children in England in fuel poverty, an increase of 26% in the last year
03 February 2014
New guidance assures return interviews for young people
More in-depth support for young runaways improves their lives
22 January 2014
10 facts on poverty infographic
Our policy adviser draws on a range of figures to create a broad picture of childhood poverty
14 January 2014
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Use our calculator to determine whether your household is in fuel poverty
13 January 2014
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Why we’re supporting a petition calling on the government to keep the existing definition of anti-social behaviour
02 January 2014