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.
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No child should grow up in a cold home

Millions of families are struggling to cope this winter with rising costs of living, and you can take action to help

13 Jan 2014
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Advent: Hope isn't passive

Our chief executive writes of the yearning and agitation that form a foundation for hope

15 Dec 2013

'Thank you, volunteers'

Our chief executive kicks off Volunteers' Week with a video message to all who give their time to support our work

1 Jun 2013
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Children are the forgotten victims of this political battle

As welfare and benefit reforms dominate the political battleground it is vital that the children who are affected are remembered.

21 Jan 2013
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Protecting young people who run away from care

Safeguarding and protecting young people who run away has topped our agenda for more than 25 years, writes our Chief Executive

19 Jun 2012