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The Children's Society responds to internet safety strategy

The Children's Society responds to the government's new internet safety strategy and underlines that children's voices must be heard

The Children's Society responds to report on Rotherham Council

The Children's Society comments on the report on Rotherham Council’s handling of child sexual exploitation.

The Children's Society responds to the sentencing of the Newcastle gang found guilty of child sexual exploitation

5 Sep 2017

The Children's Society's statement on the first sentences handed down to Operation Shelter offenders.

Majority of young people want social media giants to do more to stop cyberbullying

More than 8 in 10 (83%) young people think social media companies should do more to tackle cyberbullying on their platforms, according to a poll by charities YoungMinds and The Children’s Society.

Male teenager with two female teenagers walking in park

Fear of crime blights teenagers’ happiness

The well-being of 2.2 million UK teenagers is being damaged by fear of crime

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Cut off from justice - legal aid cuts and soaring fees leave vulnerable migrant children with nowhere to turn

17 Aug 2017

Migrant children on their own in the UK aren’t getting the legal help they desperately need, putting them at serious risk of exploitation, according to a new report from The Children's Society.

The Children's Society responds to Operation Shelter convictions

9 Aug 2017

The Children's Society responds to Operation Shelter convictions

Seen and Heard

The Children’s Society wins national EVCOM Screen Award for film on child sexual abuse

27 Jun 2017

Seen and Heard, a film on child sexual abuse by The Children’s Society has won a prestigious industry award

Our response to the Queen's Speech: The new government must remember children's needs

21 Jun 2017

Following today's speech, our Chief Executive addresses Brexit, children's mental health, free school meals and child poverty

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