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MPs and peers launch inquiry into asylum support's effect on children

A group of MPs and peers today launched an inquiry into whether asylum support meets children's needs

Concerning the government's pledge to protect trafficked children in care

'We welcome the work the government has done in the past year to tackle this horrific issue.'

Half a million disabled people could lose out under Universal Credit

Disabled people and their families will be worse off under Universal Credit if current plans go ahead, a new report finds

Exhibition features new migrant, Roma children's view of Olympic legacy

Children in Newham are displaying 20 pinhole-camera photographs and an animated film to show what sport means to them

Concerning the chancellor's comments on cuts to welfare

The government needs to be honest with the public about what a further drastic cut in welfare payments will mean for families

Use unwanted currency to help child poverty

2 Oct 2012

The Children’s Society has today (3 October 2012) launched a new partnership with Travelex Foreign Currency Services

Concerning the review of young people's sexual abuse in Rochdale

'There must be a sea change in attitudes to young people in certain sections of the police and social services.'

Safeguarding in Kent

27 Sep 2012

In association with Kent Safeguarding Children Board we will co-host a multi-agency, one-day workshop.

Capital funding for early education

25 Sep 2012

Responding to the Deputy PM, Nick Clegg’s announcement of £100m capital funding for early education

Children seeking safety in UK face damaging culture of doubt

Young people seeking safety in the UK on their own are subjected to a culture of suspicion that leaves them frightened and confused, our new report reveals.


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