Shining a light on the realities of debt

Our guest blogger this week shares her troubling experience with debt and looks at how a breathing space could have alleviated the devastating impact it had on her life

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What you learn as the child of an alcoholic

A guest post from Josh, the child of an alcoholic and author of awareness-raising blog COAisathing. Here he shares his experiences, his thoughts and his hopes.

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Mental Health Week - Melissa's story

Melissa, a young carer and guest blogger, shares her experience with debt and the effect it has on her mental health

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Celebrating Children’s Mental Health Week

This week we’re putting the spotlight on Pause, one of our drop-in mental health services, that supports thousands of young people in Birmingham

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Children's Mental Health Week: Help stop debt's damage

Our Debt Trap campaign is calling on the Government to create a breathing space scheme to help vulnerable families in debt - you can help

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Microsoft Translator: an innovative way to support child refugees

Microsoft’s new translator app helps ease the language barrier facing vulnerable young migrant and refugee children in our services

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Scrapping the ‘absent’ category: a step towards a safer response for missing children

The ‘absent’ category for missing children has been scrapped. We welcome this step in the right direction but stress that more needs to be done to guarantee that each missing child receives an appropriate police response

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All aboard

Pupils from Our Lady of Muswell School send their solidarity to refugee and migrant children and young people in our Stratford services

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Poverty a blight on the physical and mental health of children

The Children's Society comments on the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health report on poverty and health.

Our employee volunteering opportunities

Staff members from Safeguard UK use their staff volunteering day to support vulnerable children and young people

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