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 who has run away stands as people rush by her
The Home Affairs Select Committee launched a new report yesterday on child sexual exploitation, and its recommendations are sound
11 June 2013
Policy team
girl giving medicine to her mother, and text about government support for carers
Find out how you can help improve the lives of carers and their families
10 June 2013
Digital team
Kym Lomas
Kym Lomas shares her experience of struggling to raise her children and what free school meals can mean to a family
09 June 2013
Guest bloggers
young people looking at camera
This month, Kate Coleman reflects on how involving children in church is both dangerous and liberating
08 June 2013
Church team
Oliver Dabbs
Oliver, a young volunteer, travelled to London to meet our chief executive, managers and to learn more about our work
07 June 2013
Guest bloggers
six photographs of volunteers supporting our work
Our head of volunteering sums up our very active Volunteers' Week and delivers a heartfelt 'thank you' our wonderful volunteers
07 June 2013
mother breastfeeding her baby
Amanda, a breastfeeding support volunteer, explains why she volunteers and how her children's centre has helped her and her family
06 June 2013
Guest bloggers
Ailsa and Sarah
As Ailsa and Sarah take the reins from our longstanding representatives, Ailsa explains how their community gets involved
05 June 2013
Guest bloggers
Nazia helping a customer at one of our high street shops
Nazia says: 'I have gained experience, new skills, worked with people I would never have met otherwise'
04 June 2013, 1 comment
Guest bloggers
Matt sitting at his desk
Passionate about children's rights and well-being, Matt writes of his time in our volunteering team
03 June 2013
Guest bloggers