Matthew Reed, Chief Executive

Matthew Reed
Matthew has been Chief Executive since May 2012. He is responsible for the leadership and management of our charity.
Matthew Reed, Chief Executive of The Children's Society

Volunteers' Week: 'Volunteers are absolutely integral to our work' (video)

This Volunteers' Week, our chief executive thanks every one of our volunteers.

1 Jun 2015
Palace of Westminster

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.

8 May 2015
three young girls laughing

Our commitment to diversity and inclusion

Our new single equality scheme sets out our commitment to diversity and inclusion, and will ensure we can effectively deliver tailored services to the disadvantaged children who need them.

24 Oct 2014
the cover of our impact report

Read our new Impact Report

Our new report is part of our accountability to volunteers, partners, donors, supporters and, especially, the children we have the honour to work with.

2 Oct 2014
Brian Cox

When debt leaves a scar

We speak to actor Brian Cox and ask him why he’s backing The Debt Trap...

26 Aug 2014
our chief executive playing with a young girl at one of our children's centres

Video: Thank you to our volunteers

Our chief executive welcomes you to Volunteers' Week

1 Jun 2014