HRH The Duchess of Gloucester visits The Children’s Society in Manchester

The Duchess, who is our Royal President and has supported our vital work for more than 30 years, met young people who are receiving help from the children’s rights and Safe In The City missing from home services.

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Changing young lives can be a piece of cake

10 things we learnt about carol singing last year

We asked our supporters what advice they would give future carol singers, here we share 10 things we learnt to make any event perfect.

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Change children's lives by raising money while you sing

16 and 17 year olds at risk

Our recent Seriously Awkward report shows that young people may feel under pressure to make choices that can jeopardise their future.

Our Royal President

HRH The Duchess of Gloucester GCVO

The Great British Bake Off inspired our office Bake and Brew

With The Great British Bake Off in full swing, The Children’s Society colleagues have been inspired to get creative in the kitchen to raise funds for our Bake and Brew campaign.

Charlie’s story: My life as a young carer

Charlie, aged 19, has cared for his mum since he was 4 years old. Watch him talk about life as a young carer and his involvement with our Young Carers in Focus project


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The risks of unsuitable accommodation for older teenagers

Our new report On Your Own Now examines the experiences of 16 and 17 year olds who cannot live at home with their families. These teenagers live in accommodation provided by their local council to prepare them for living independently as an adult.