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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 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
young girl clutching her knees
As MPs debate government plans to cap benefit increases below the cost of living, their actions could affect some 11.5m children
08 January 2013
Policy team
the Palace of Westminster
Our Public Affairs Manager explains why today's opening of parliament can have a real effect on children and families
08 May 2013
Policy team
young boy caring for his mother
As two bills work their way through parliament, we can significantly help young carers and their families
31 May 2013
Policy team
Edward Timpson speaking
While the children's minister's message was first broadcast at this year's Young Carers Festival, his message is for all young carers across England
29 June 2013
Policy team
young carer speaking to a practitioner
The secretary for education made a major announcement about young carers - our public affairs manager explains what it means
08 October 2013
Policy team
young boy sitting against a wall
Our programme worker shares his experiences working with families in Leeds in the asylum system.
30 January 2013
Programme staff
Valentine's Day cards
Here's a fun fundraising idea - Monica Foss has been making her own Valentine's Day cards
14 February 2013
Monica Foss
Monica Foss is an American intern who will be blogging about her experiences of London and the work she does with us to make a difference.
04 April 2013
A photograph of Monica working at her desk.
Through her research with the Fundraising team, Monica learns about British life and the ways our programmes are helping children.
15 April 2013