Teenagers ‘crying out’ for early help with mental health problems

The Children’s Society announces plans to expand work on children’s mental health and emotional wellbeing - and calls for support for young people in school.

We need to transform children’s mental health services

As child and adolescent mental health services face a tipping point, we outline priorities for improving these vital services.

Sarah Maxwell: 'Tough n Buff is uniquely placed to get you on the road to fitness'

In support of our new 30-day fitness challenge, fitness expert Sarah Maxwell writes about why she supports the challenge, and how exercise and volunteering changed her life.

New guidance won’t protect children from payday loan adverts

Thousands of you joined us in saying payday loan adverts can trivialise the seriousness of taking out a loan, and we have a partial response from the advertising watchdog - plus other campaign news

Notable push-ups of recent history

Bruce Lee, Michelle Obama, Ellen DeGeneres, a world record holder and Nick demonstrate some great push-ups

Children in care at risk of isolation following out of area moves

The Children's Society has launched a campaign in Greater Manchester to make sure that young people in care who are placed out of their local area get the support they need to settle and thrive.

Celebrating Volunteers’ Week

Yesterday, Sunday 7 June, marked the last day of Volunteers Week 2015 and a fantastic seven days of celebrations.