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Young girl
Elaine Hindal, Director of our Campaign for Childhood, suggests children need more freedom and choice.
08 March 2011, 2 comments
Leadership team
Old image of Father Christmas and the words 'The Children's Society'
The manager of our archives presents a handful of heartwarming Christmas images, drawn from the pages of magazines we shared with supporters
16 December 2012, 1 comment
Research team
The manager of our archives presents a handful of heartwarming Christmas images
25 December 2012, 1 comment
Research team
young girl smiling
Larissa from our research team shares findings from our survey of children and young people's happiness with aspects of their lives
22 May 2013, 1 comment
Research team
'The inquiry found that around 450,000 disabled people stand to lose out under Universal Credit - this includes 100,000 disabled children'
17 October 2012
Policy team
young boy playing
Unicef's new report on children's well-being in the UK does not go far enough, explains Policy Director Enver Solomon.
14 September 2011
Policy team
young man and a woman, his advocate, sitting on a blanket in a park
Research shows the important role advocates play in disabled children and young people's lives, says our policy adviser Elizabeth Lovell.
30 September 2011
Policy team
three young people in wheelchairs and two standing adults
Our new report shows that 320,000 disabled children in the UK live in poverty – a staggering number that is around 30,000 more than official statistics suggest
07 October 2011
Policy team
young man speaking to adult
In our new report children say what they need for a 'normal kind of life'. It's rare to hear young people's opinions on the subject.
08 November 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