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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

Try the new mobile version of our website

Beginning today, you can easily access our site on your mobile.

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.

Comment on Ofsted report into pupil premium and free school meals

Free school meals 'provide children with a healthy and nutritional meal' and numerous other events, our Director of Advocacy and Communications said.

Tell us about your free school meals

We want to hear from school children and parents who receive free school meals, or those who are not entitled to get school meals but who are in need.