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Teenage girl
'It's great to hear Education Minister David Laws setting out his commitment to acting on the underlying causes of child poverty, not just on the symptoms.'
01 March 2013
Policy team
Emma Ball Tea Towel
Artist and designer Emma Ball has been supporting our work since 2010. Here she tells us why we’re so close to her heart.
01 March 2013
Guest bloggers
Young Carers and the children's minister Edward Timpson
'We have been working hard over recent weeks to make it clear to politicians and civil servants that young carers are not being provided enough support'
28 February 2013
Policy team
Abby Irwin
'I wrote Shy to Be Human about a part of my life that I have both struggled with and have been blessed by'
27 February 2013, 3 comments
Guest bloggers
Several attendees at a Prevention Through Partnership event
Today, the Prevention Through Partnership initiative takes stock of the enormous successes they’ve had and the challenges ahead
26 February 2013
Programme staff
The Children's Society cheers squads
As she prepares to complete the longest run of her life, Sally shares her planning so far and considers the challenge ahead
25 February 2013
Five young people handing in Fair and Square petitions at  10 Downing Stre
Our Fair and Square petition has received 90,000 signatures, and last week with the help of five children, we delivered the petition to 10 Downing Street
22 February 2013
Campaigns team
partial map of UK with differently shaded regions
Our new map illustrates the End Child Poverty campaign's study of poverty levels across the UK
20 February 2013
Policy team
young girl clutching her knees
We can develop a more effective view of child poverty by listening to families' experiences.
19 February 2013
Policy team
a graph that shows the varying levels of financial benefits
Use our interactive graph to see the varying levels of support for nine different families.
15 February 2013
Campaigns team