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Jenny’s story: Escaping abuse

Neglect led Jenny into a downward spiral of substance abuse, until she eventually became suicidal.

Recognising when teenagers need protection

Research shows that 16 and 17 year olds are at serious risk of neglect, but the law needs to catch up.

How one church makes a difference

Parishioners from St Hilda’s church in the West Midlands save their spare change for The Children’s Society.

Children will be left hungry and homeless if support for refused asylum seekers is cut

Government plans to cut critical support for families denied asylum is a direct - and potentially devastating - assault on vulnerable children’s lives.

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Change the law to protect 16 and 17 year olds from abuse, harm and neglect. 

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Change the law to protect 16 and 17 year olds from abuse, harm and neglect. 

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Read our impact report

Our impact report sets out the positive changes we’ve made to the lives of vulnerable children across the UK.

The most rewarding experience I've had

Children in care often lack consistent adult support, leaving them vulnerable to further neglect or abuse, but our volunteer independent visitor scheme matches a trained adult with a child in care

Cuts will push children fleeing violence even deeper into poverty

The Children’s Society responds to the Government’s decision to cut support for families seeking asylum.