Press releases

18 July 2012
'It is vital that we do not lay blame for this country's issues solely at the doors of parents'
11 July 2012
Tens of thousands of disabled adults and children will be much worse off as a result of welfare reform changes.
10 July 2012
We are launching the Runaways Charter, a clear code for agencies with a duty to protect children who run away or go missing from home and care.
06 July 2012
We are joining Action for Children and NSPCC to warn of a dramatic rise in disadvantaged children and families
03 July 2012
Our Chief Executive says: 'Today’s speedy government response is very encouraging and sets out a comprehensive plan'.
02 July 2012
More than 1000 young carers attempted to smash a world record as they celebrated the launch of the new Young Carers in Focus programme.
29 June 2012
Parental ill-health was the top childhood worry of adults across the country, reveals a poll by The Children’s Society.
28 June 2012
We welcome the Education Select Committee’s decision to examine the issue of destitution among migrant and asylum-seeking children
25 June 2012
The Bishop of Aston The Rt Revd Andrew Watson will be visiting The Children’s Society’s pop-up shop at The Mall Sutton Coldfield on Saturday, 30 June 2012.
25 June 2012
'Children are the hidden victims of the government’s massive reductions in benefit support.'