Press releases

Rachel Owen similing
05 August 2011
The Heart of Salford Volunteer Award 2011 was awarded to Rachel Owen for her work with The Children's Society’s Salford Children’s Rights project.
01 August 2011
The Children’s Society’s Sexual Health for Disabled Children project has been awarded funding from the Department of Health
Rocky Taylor | © Rocky Taylor
28 July 2011
Stuntman Rocky Taylor is raising awareness of the importance of leaving a legacy by attempting one of most dangerous stunts – live.
11 July 2011
A new report reveals children as young as eight are running away from home or care.
21 June 2011
'There is a danger with these reforms that access to justice for children and young people will be seriously undermined.'
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.