A report examining the impact of poor financial education and removal of support for care leavers.
Read our response to the Department for Education's consultation on the Knowledge and Skills Statement for social workers on achieving permanency.
Alternatives to high-cost and secure accommodation for victims of sexual exploitation (CSE) in Greater Manchester - The Child's Voice
Alternatives to high-cost and secure accomodation for victims of child sexual exploitation (CSE) in Greater Manchester - The Child's Voice
The Children's Society - Case File Analysis - Department for Education Child Sexual Exploitation Innovation Project
Alternatives to high-cost and secure accomodation for victims of child sexual exploitation (CSE) in Greater Manchester.
This report examines the links between problem debt and the mental health and emotional well-being of children and young people.
The report highlights how debt makes parents, children and young people feel anxious, out of control, ashamed and alone. Problem debt across the country is putting the mental health and well-being of children at risk, with almost a quarter of children in problem debt-ridden households feeling unhappy with their lives.
It recommends the Government creates a breathing space for families, with time to repay their debts with no rising fees or visits from intimidating bailiffs.
Read our response to Ofsted's consultation on the future of social care inspections.
We’re tremendously proud of our achievements over the past year. As this report clearly shows, we’re continuing to make a difference to millions of children in the UK who would otherwise have nowhere else to turn.
Our report focuses on the evaluation of our work on our five core thematic areas: young people affected by child sexual exploitation, mental and emotional health, going missing, substance misuse, and young people who are affected by issues related to being in care or transitioning out of care.
The interactive version of our report
The Good Childhood Report 2016 is the fifth in a series of annual reports published by The Children’s Society about how children in the UK feel about their lives. Our latest report shows a growing gap in happiness between girls and boys, with girls being particularly unhappy with their appearance.
Read our submission to the House of Lords Communication Select Committee to help inform their inquiry into children and the internet.
Joint briefing from The Children's Society, Barnardo's, NSPCC and Action for Children for members of the House of Lords in advance of the Second Reading of the Policing and Crime Bill. The Bill offers an opportunity to extend protection for 16 and 17 victims of child sexual exploitation.