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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Our policy adviser writes about the response to a televeision programme featuring Roma families living in the UK, and what we can do to support them
31 August 2012
Policy team
Sophie Brightwell smiles at the camera
Following this year's Greenbelt, Sophie Brightwell writes about abundant mud, a home away from home and young people's illustrations of paradise.
31 August 2012
Church team
colour-coded map of England, indicating projected childhood vulnerability rates
We break down the data contained in our recent joint report with NSPCC and Action for Children, identifying where vulnerability is projected to rise by 2015.
28 August 2012
Policy team
five teenagers speaking to one another
Being a befriender can make a huge difference in a young person's life, writes a volunteer at our LEAP programme in Leeds.
14 August 2012
Guest bloggers
Photograph of Rosie Rutherford
Our media intern Rosie recaps her two good but fast months with us, and her plans to head abroad.
10 August 2012
Media team
Katie in dressing room with other placard bearers
Katie Evans from our DAP programme writes about what it was like to be in the opening ceremony of the Olympics.
03 August 2012, 1 comment
Programme staff
Girl leaning against a window
The influx of visitors related to the Olympics highlights the issue of whether large-scale sporting events encourage human trafficking
31 July 2012
Policy team
Rosie Rutherford
Seeing the Olympic torch is good but when a friend is carrying it, it's even more special, writes Rosie, our media intern.
24 July 2012
Media team
Liam Mackin, recently named Worcester Young Citizen of the Year, writes of the influence befriending has had in his life
19 July 2012, 1 comment
Guest bloggers
Rosie sitting at a table with several boxes of papers and photographs
Our archives are a sort of Narnia, tucked away in an unassuming office building, housing a rich collection of stories.
17 July 2012
Media team