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Lily Caprani
The recent BBC One series' expert - and our Director of Strategy and Policy - explains that the series was about more than exposing celebs to poverty
18 March 2014, 4 comments
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
As we launch our Fair and Square campaign, David Hounsell explains why our goals are good for young people and their families
19 April 2012, 2 comments
Policy team
young girl
New government data reveals a rise of 250,000 children in poverty in working households
18 June 2013, 2 comments
Policy team
Sarah Teather MP
At a debate in parliament, MPs and ministers address low levels of asylum support for young people and their families.
04 March 2013, 2 comments
Policy team
A still image of a young girl who has run away
A year after launching our Runaways' Charter, we're taking a look back and saying 'thank you!' for your help making runaways safer
03 October 2013, 2 comments
Campaigns team
part of an infographic titled 'ten facts about poverty'
Because this week's episode of the Channel 4 series focused on parents and families we decided to share some facts about children living in poverty
21 January 2014, 2 comments
Digital team
Samantha Morton
'I support The Children’s Society's call for all vulnerable children who run away to get the vital support they need'
13 September 2013, 2 comments
Guest bloggers
Young boy sittihg
Our new report reveals that police forces and local authorities across the country are not doing enough to protect runaway children.
10 January 2013, 1 comment
Policy team
Fair and Square logo
Findings that teachers are seeing large numbers of children give signs of not eating enough, Sam Royston emphasises the need to support free school meals.
30 April 2012, 1 comment
Policy team