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Thank you, volunteers!

Find out how we're showing our appreciation of our volunteers this Volunteers' Week.

Volunteers' Week: 'The independent visitor initiative is a fantastic scheme'

In celebration of Volunteers' Week, we asked Barry, an independent visitor volunteer at our Checkpoint programme, about his experiences.

In response to The Sun's story about our high-value donor campaign

The generosity of our donors makes an enormous difference to our work and we are incredibly grateful for all their support. We are very sorry that wrongly selected individuals have been inconvenienced or distressed and are doing everything we can to make sure this does not happen in the future.

Our response to The Queen's Speech 2015

Matthew Reed, Chief Executive of The Children’s Society, responds to The Queen's Speech 2015

Why International Missing Children's Day matters

Today is International Missing Children’s Day. We’ve looked at what will happen to the 350 children who are likely to go missing today.


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Walking out of darkness - ending stigma around mental health

Lesley, an advocate for children in Cheshire, is 'walking out of darkness' to raise awareness of mental health issues on young people.


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VE Day: Protecting children during World War Two

In commemoration of 70 years since the end of the Second World War in Europe, our archives team looks at our 127 war nurseries, which protected 6,788 children during the war

The morning after the (election) night before

When the next Government comes to power, we will continue campaigning to protect young people at risk of abuse or neglect, and to end child poverty and social inequality.

Climbing Mount Everest, reaching new heights for charity

Lizzie, a Loughborough University student, is climbing climb Mount Everest to raise money for children living in poverty.