Press releases

05 December 2012
'Too many children are already being made to pay the price for government cuts'
29 November 2012
We commend plans to allow Ofsted to share the names and addresses of children’s homes with the police
26 November 2012
A group of MPs and peers is meeting on 27 November to hear from experts and a young asylum seeker whether the current system of support is sufficient.
22 November 2012
Statement in response to the Work and Pensions Committee report on implementing Universal Credit
21 November 2012
The children's commissioner's report is 'a sobering reminder that child sexual exploitation tragically remains a widespread problem'
19 November 2012
A parliamentary inquiry into asylum support and whether it meets children's needs is meeting on 20 November, when it will hear first-hand testimony.
15 November 2012
Responding to the government's launch of its consultation on measuring child poverty
31 October 2012
The Children’s Society has appointed Simon Burne as its new Director of Fundraising and Marketing
30 October 2012
A group of MPs and peers today launched an inquiry into whether asylum support meets children's needs
18 October 2012
'We welcome the work the government has done in the past year to tackle this horrific issue.'