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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Sally Wrenn
Sally talks about working with young people, navigating the tube, and creating pages and stories for our website
19 June 2013
Digital 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
Refugee Week, 17-23 June 2013
This year, Refugee Week features events across the country as well as an interactive timeline tracing refugees' history and contributions to society
17 June 2013
Digital team
young girl
Fair and Square is featured in today's Sunday People - learn more about the campaign and join in
16 June 2013
Digital team
young boy caring for his mother
Young carers have written stories, sung songs and created videos about their experiences - have a look
15 June 2013
Digital team
photographs of young people writing for our blog
Volunteers and young carers have written some terrific stories over the past two weeks, plus now you can read blog posts on your Kindle or other e-reader
15 June 2013
Digital team
two young carers working with an adult to create videos
A training session for young carers provides Rob with tips on creating videos and photos, and hints at the magnitude of issues young carers face
13 June 2013
Digital team
Sindi standing against a brick wall
Sindi shares her experience of growing up as a young carer and how, in the face of adversity, she is now embarking on an exciting career path
12 June 2013
Guest bloggers
young man in a hooded sweatshirt
Free school meals for children in asylum-seeking families would help those surviving on £5 a day for each family member
12 June 2013
Policy team
Abby Irwin playing guitar
Abby, a Young Carers in Focus ambassador, reveals how caring for her ill mum inspired her to embark on a musical career and training
11 June 2013, 3 comments
Guest bloggers