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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
Houses of Parliament
Lynne Woolley, our Policy and Parliamentary Volunteer, tells us all about visiting Parliament
27 December 2012
Policy team
young girl looking through window
While remaining anonymous, a teacher at a London school writes of the hunger that many students must deal with at school.
14 December 2012
Guest bloggers
young girl clutching her knees
The MPs and peers examining the asylum support system for children and young people held its second evidence-gathering session.
11 December 2012
Policy team
Lynne Woolley
Lynne explains her role and interest in ways charities that work with children and young people can help influence local and central government
09 December 2012
Policy team
young girl looking through school gates
Every year, 100,000 children run away from home or care, and 200,000 miss a month of schooling. These shocking figures are related, our new report finds.
07 December 2012
Policy team
Downing Street sign
How will changes announced during the autumn statement affect struggling families' benefits? Find out - use our calculator.
06 December 2012, 1 comment
Policy team
Migrant & Refugee Woman of the Year Awards logo
Each year hundreds of unaccompanied young women escape persecution at home to seek protection in the UK - nominate a refugee woman you admire
03 December 2012, 1 comment
Policy team
Mubena speaking to a man at the Conservative party conference
Mubena sums up her time at our charity, and her upcoming work with young people and sea turtles in Mexico and Costa Rica.
02 December 2012
Policy team
The Poverty Trap
If you've played our new online game, there's a good chance you've fallen into The Poverty Trap. Our policy adviser explains why.
28 November 2012
Policy team