Press releases

07 November 2011
Materially deprived children are five times more likely to be unhappy than their peers, new research published by The Children’s Society reveals
03 November 2011
Bob Reitemeier, Chief Executive of The Children’s Society, responds to findings from the Low Review.
03 November 2011
Statement from Bob Reitemeier, CEO The Children's Society in response to the Family Justice Review Final Report
01 November 2011
Measures suggested today by the home secretary cannot be seen as a foolproof way of stopping young people from getting involved in gangs and criminal behaviour.
17 October 2011
Between May and the end of August 2011, 697 children were detained at all Greater London and South East ports.
Emma Holmes
13 October 2011
This month Hand in Hand, our programme in Keighley that supports young runaways, is our Featured programme.
11 October 2011
Statement in response to the Institute for Fiscal Studies' report on poverty and universal credit
07 October 2011
Four in ten disabled children in the UK - a staggering 320,000 - are living in poverty, reveals a new report by The Children’s Society.
Bob Reitemeier
28 September 2011
Our Chief Executive will leave The Children's Society after a decade of championing improvements for the lives of children.
26 September 2011
Advocacy for disabled children and young people can lead to considerable improvements for them and their families, yet many are missing out on vital support.