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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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Bryony wearing her bicycle helmet
Before she takes part in the Lite@Nite kids triathlon this Sunday, Bryony explains the big reasons why she’ll be swimming, cycling and running
29 August 2013, 1 comment
Guest bloggers
young carer sitting on a bed as his mother rests behind him
We've worked for improvements in support for young carers for a long time - see some highlights captured on Twitter
09 October 2013, 1 comment
Digital team
A candle
As we begin Advent, the Bishop of Truro, Rt Revd Tim Thornton, answers the question: What is Advent about?
01 December 2013, 1 comment
Leadership team
Animation of crowd holding Christingles
Gamal Fahnbulleh reflects on the symbolism of the Christingle and how its message can help children living in poverty
12 December 2013, 1 comment
Guest bloggers
Children's Society shop in Burnham-on-sea| Photograph © Children's Society
Young volunteer Ismail talks about his experiences as a volunteer in a Children's Society charity shop
07 January 2014, 1 comment
Guest bloggers
Damian taking a break during a training run
Damian Allen, our Director of Children and Families, tells us why he’s taking on his hardest challenge yet to raise £10,000 for children living in poverty
10 April 2014, 1 comment
Leadership team
mother breastfeeding her baby
Amanda, a breastfeeding support volunteer, explains why she volunteers and how her children's centre has helped her and her family
06 June 2013
Guest bloggers
young girl looking up to camera
Professor Tess Ridge gives her view on the issue of childhood poverty and what can be done to address it
14 January 2014
Guest bloggers
A Children's Society supporter running the 2012 London Marathon
Have you made a New Year's resolution to get fit in 2013? You can burn off those extra mince pies and support The Children's Society at the same time.
03 January 2013
Digital team
many differently sized words featured in the chancellor's budget
In today's budget announcement, the chancellor spoke for 56 minutes. How many times did he mention children?
20 March 2013
Digital team