Press releases

Refugee in front of bus
17 June 2011
The Children’s Society is this year stepping up our involvement with Refugee Week, which takes place from 20-26 June.
15 June 2011
Pauline Geraghty, who helps runaway children in Lancashire with The Children's Society, was awarded an MBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours list.
06 June 2011
The Children's Society’s Archive has been added to the UNESCO UK Memory of the World Register.
06 June 2011
Statement by The Children’s Society about the Reg Bailey review into commercialisation of childhood.
25 May 2011
Research shows that around 2.6 million children in the UK are living with parents who are drinking hazardously and 705,000 are living with dependent drinkers.
13 May 2011
The new Household Below Average Income figures out today bring the welcome news that in the heart of the recession, child poverty fell.
11 May 2011
With Ecclesiastical Insurance, we have launched a new initiative that provides money to local community projects.
11 May 2011
New research published by The Children's Society warns of the on-going dangers of detaining children.
Young sad child sitting down
10 May 2011
The funding for the OutCry! partnership came to an end last month but we will continue to campaign for the commitment to end child detention to be fulfilled
Young child holding her head in her hands
10 May 2011
Our Chief Executive comments on today’s official review of England's child protection system by Professor Eileen Munro.