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The Children's Society cheer squads at the London Marathon 2014
36,000 runners, 2 record breakers and countless rhino costumes
14 April 2014
Digital team
thumbs up to our runners - thank you!
Thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you. . . .
14 April 2014
A drawing of this story's author talking about giving up burritos for Lent
Matt finds many benefits to giving up burritos for Lent
10 April 2014
Digital team
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
young people meet with Lord Listowel
Refugee and migrant care leavers visited parliament last week to highlight the problems they face accessing support after they turned 18.
10 April 2014
Policy team
a plate that is half-full and text that reads 'poverty of resources'
The Bishop of Manchester, the Rt Revd David Walker, reflects on what it means to help children in poverty
09 April 2014
Guest bloggers
a child and a worker at our children's centres
Our new Children and Family Zone is a community-led model that focuses on long-term investment in order to achieve change
09 April 2014
Policy team
a young person speaking about our work
Parents and young people describe our work as 'a lifeline'
03 April 2014
Digital team
a graph of finish times of Virgin London Marathon 2013
Does this chart reveal runners racing against - and often beating - their target times?
03 April 2014
Digital team
a family with a missing parent
Whatever the reason, a parent's presence can provide deep levels of reassurance, writes Krish Kandiah of the Home for Good campaign
02 April 2014
Guest bloggers