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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Fifteen-year-old Hazal Kirci writes about taking part in the Safer Internet Day event in Greenwich on 6 February.
08 February 2012
Guest bloggers
Louise Straw and four friends standing before running the 2011 London marathon
Louise Straw shares her experiences of running marathons to raise funds for The Children's Society.
06 February 2012
Guest bloggers
Henry Katende standing beside the Archbishop of York
At this year's Edward Rudolf Lecture, Henry Katende listened to and met a man he had admired for years.
02 February 2012, 1 comment
Guest bloggers
several adults seated at a table and talking
Our first early years policy conference featured Polly Toynbee of The Guardian, and workshops led by government officials and our staff.
01 February 2012
Policy team
Our Economic Adviser describes how well-being can be boosted by MPs, teachers, health workers, counsellors and anyone who influences young people's lives.
18 January 2012, 1 comment
Policy team
Thousands of vulnerable children, young people and families will have no way of getting legal advice or representation to help resolve their problems.
22 December 2011
Policy team
The government's view of the causes of this summer's riots is too narrow, according to research reports built upon thousands of interviews.
19 December 2011
Policy team
Alan Milburn with seven young people and programme workers
Young people from our Genesis project in Greenwich write about meeting and interviewing independent reviewer Alan Milburn.
15 December 2011
Guest bloggers
The future of free school meals is up for debate, and we want to hear your thoughts, says Sam Royston.
14 December 2011
Policy team
several people singing Christmas carols
By carolling, you can raise festive cheer and funds that help improve children's lives.
07 December 2011