Press releases

01 February 2012
'The government has today made life more difficult for some of the poorest and most vulnerable children in the country.'
31 January 2012
Statement in response to the Government’s defeat in the House of Lords, regarding proposed cuts to support for disabled children in the Welfare Reform Bill
23 January 2012
'The Lords have stood up to the government and sent a clear message in support of children up and down the country.'
17 January 2012
Our response to the Office of the Children’s Commissioner’s report ‘Landing in Dover’
17 January 2012
'These findings echo our experiences in projects and through our research.... We join Barnardo's in calling on LAs to commit to tackling this shocking crime.'
16 January 2012
Statement in support to the Centre for Social Justice (CSJ) Youth Justice review on the minimum age of criminal responsibility.
two girls, one facing the camera
12 January 2012
Landmark report identifies keys to childhood happiness, finds 500,000 young people are unhappy, and makes case for rethinking what childhood means
11 January 2012
'The welfare reforms will have a dramatic impact on the lives of hundreds of thousands of children' Enver Solomon
10 January 2012
'A bleak portrait is revealed in this latest research, with some areas having child poverty rates of as little as five percent' Enver Solomon