Our blog

You can find stories from across our organisation on this page, or access some of our more specific blogs, such as our data blog, our young people's blog, our policy team's blog and our volunteers' blog.

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Young girl
Elaine Hindal, Director of our Campaign for Childhood, suggests children need more freedom and choice.
08 March 2011, 2 comments
Leadership team
a mother and her four children
Millions of families are struggling to cope this winter with rising costs of living, and you can take action to help
13 January 2014, 2 comments
Leadership team
As we launch our Fair and Square campaign, David Hounsell explains why our goals are good for young people and their families
19 April 2012, 2 comments
Policy team
boy in wheelchair
For many disabled young people, mobility support means being able to lead a full life. We can't eliminate the benefit, explains policy adviser Liz Lovell.
19 October 2011, 2 comments
Policy team
We must strengthen communities by involving children and young people, listening to their opinions and protecting intergenerational projects from budget cuts.
16 August 2011, 2 comments
Policy team
Young refugee boy
Exploited children who are trafficked into the UK are being criminalised by a system that brands them 'illegal immigrants'
14 March 2013, 2 comments
Policy team
young girl
New government data reveals a rise of 250,000 children in poverty in working households
18 June 2013, 2 comments
Policy team
Sarah Teather MP
At a debate in parliament, MPs and ministers address low levels of asylum support for young people and their families.
04 March 2013, 2 comments
Policy team
Kate Palmer
Volunteer Kate Palmer shares her experience of being an Independent Visitor for our Salford Children's Rights programme.
07 June 2011, 2 comments
Programme staff
After a TV programme raised Roma residents' fears, our SMART programme worked with local agencies to allay the community's fears
10 October 2012, 2 comments
Programme staff