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A woman talking about what well-being means to her
In advance of our big report on well-being, we went to the streets to ask people what the term means to them
19 July 2013
Digital team
young girl with Fair and Square logo
Free school meals are key to a wider collection of benefits working families in poverty can receive
07 July 2013
Policy team
young girl smiling
Larissa from our research team shares findings from our survey of children and young people's happiness with aspects of their lives
22 May 2013, 1 comment
Research team
Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen
The young carers at the heart of this week's census data shared their experiences, and the response has been positive
18 May 2013
Digital team
young boy
While census data reveals a spike in the number of young carers our report highlights the families young people behind the numbers
16 May 2013
Policy team
young boy caring for his mother
This morning the ONS will release its updated figures for young carers, and we'll release a shocking report
16 May 2013
Digital team
colour-coded map of England, indicating projected childhood vulnerability rates
We break down the data contained in our recent joint report with NSPCC and Action for Children, identifying where vulnerability is projected to rise by 2015.
28 December 2012
Policy team
The manager of our archives presents a handful of heartwarming Christmas images
25 December 2012, 1 comment
Research team
Children and female staff watching Father Christmas handing out presents.
The manager of our archives presents a handful of heartwarming Christmas images, drawn from our archives.
21 December 2012
Research team
Old image of Father Christmas and the words 'The Children's Society'
The manager of our archives presents a handful of heartwarming Christmas images, drawn from the pages of magazines we shared with supporters
16 December 2012, 1 comment
Research team