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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
father hugging daughter
As Birmingham City Council investigates its obligations, our evidence and testimony illustrate the issue
04 October 2013
Policy team
Photograph of girl with our Fair and Square logo
Today the Daily Mirror published a poll reporting the hunger teachers see every day
01 October 2013
Media team
young girl clutching her knees
The minimum wage isn't doing enough to lift children out of poverty - but if the rate rose it could help low-income working families in multiple ways
30 September 2013
Policy team
young woman peering through a window
Our new joint report found that some improvements have been made for support for trafficked children but many opportunities are missed
23 September 2013
Policy team
young man sitting on a bench
New report highlights steps local authorities have taken to improve support for young runaways, and our new guide offers support for practitioners
19 September 2013
Policy team
two children smiling
The government's announcement that 1.4 million more children will get a free school meal is a significant step forward
17 September 2013, 2 comments
Policy team
young girl with our Fair and Square logo
With growing interest in the value of free school meals, the government should make sure no child in poverty goes hungry
12 September 2013
Campaigns team
Damian Green, Minister for Crime Prevention, delivering a speech
We helped launched a toolkit to help hotels, take-aways, leisure centres and other businesses spot the signs of child sexual exploitation
12 September 2013
Policy team
Young refugee boy
New government proposals might cause children and families to be refused accommodation.
09 September 2013, 2 comments
Policy team