Guest bloggers

Volunteers, young people we work with, people who support our campaigns and policy write about a wide range of subjects related to young people.

Showing 21 to 30 of 92 articles for Guest bloggers team
York Minster
A gift that lightens heavy loads and grieved hearts
16 December 2013
Silhouette of person about to leap
Aaron discusses life in and out of the care system and 'the huge difference' our work made in his life
13 December 2013
Animation of crowd holding Christingles
Gamal Fahnbulleh reflects on the symbolism of the Christingle and how its message can help children living in poverty
12 December 2013, 1 comment
Group of young people talking
Sam Donoghue takes a further look into the importance of listening to what children have to say
11 December 2013
A reflection of Isaiah 11.1-10 bible passage
Anthony Clarke, minister and fellow at Oxford, considers what can stop children from flourishing
09 December 2013
two hands cupping a small candle
As we consider light during this first week of Advent, author Janet Morley proposes we get a taste of darkness at dinner time
03 December 2013, 3 comments
a mountain with a foggy mist at its base
'Things always look better from on high', writes journalist and author Chine Mbubaegbu as she reflects on height, light and Isaiah 2.1-5
02 December 2013
Five young people smiling with Misha B
Singer Misha B shares her experiences growing up in impoverished areas of Greater Manchester, and calls for support for vulnerable children in the area
27 November 2013
Misha B
Kym Lomas
Kym Lomas shares how important benefits were to her and her family, and endorses the new Who Benefits? campaign
10 October 2013
Samantha Morton
'I support The Children’s Society's call for all vulnerable children who run away to get the vital support they need'
13 September 2013, 2 comments