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young man writing on a piece of paper
Liam, who works with our programme in Leeds, writes about helping four fellow young people with disabilities
29 October 2012
Guest bloggers
child seated in wheelchair
As a result of the planned changes, 'we are about to become more isolated, our quality of life and that of our children further impaired', Jacqueline writes
17 October 2012
Guest bloggers
child seated in wheelchair
As a result of the planned changes, 'we are about to become more isolated, our quality of life and that of our children further impaired', Jacqueline writes
29 December 2012
Guest bloggers
Following a new report, we urge the government to ensure that young people are supported in the new special education system.
28 May 2012
Policy team
teenage girl sitting against a wall holding a stuffed animal
As we're reminded too frequently, children in care are mistreated and neglected - see what you can do to support them
13 November 2012
Policy team
Christmas Wish
For many of us this time of year is full of anticipation. But for many children and families we work with, the holiday season is a time of worry.
20 December 2012
Policy team
young girl who has run away stands as people rush by her
A troubling new Ofsted report echoes our findings about low levels of support for young runaways
15 February 2013
Policy team
Matthew Reed of The Children's Society and Peter Davies of CEOP
Our agreement with the UK policing agency CEOP is an example of working together to protect young people.
11 March 2013
Policy team
Young girl who has run away
While there is evidence that new policing terminology can save money, the data that they help young people is lacking
21 March 2013
Policy team
young girl sitting against a wall
If the principles in a new standard released today were upheld, young people would not experience the care system as ‘an isolated place’
03 April 2013
Policy team