Food banks shouldn't be the norm

Our blog this week comes from the Trussell Trust, whose mission is to end the need for food banks. While food banks and volunteer-led organisations are providing life-saving support to people with nowhere else to turn, they can't replace a local safety net.

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World Emoji Day Quiz: can you guess how these people are feeling?

To celebrate World Emoji Day 2019, we've created a quiz to test your knowledge of emojis. Can you really tell how someone is feeling based on an emoji?

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Our legal aid success: one year later

Exactly a year ago today we celebrated a huge success, winning a case against the Government to reverse harmful cuts to legal aid for separated children.

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Practitioner Stories: tackling child criminal exploitation

We caught up with one of our service managers who tells us her reasons for working to disrupt exploitation and support vulnerable young people who have become victims of this system.

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7 facts you need to know about child exploitation

Any child can be exploited by criminals, no matter what their background is. Here is a list of key findings, facts and mythbusters about child criminal exploitation.

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Why are young people struggling to get the mental health support they need?

There are many challenges facing children and young people who need support with their mental and emotional health. We explore why so many young people are going unseen.

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National Writing Day 2019: 7 ways writing can help young people

To celebrate National Writing Day 2019, we wanted to explore how writing can help young people deal with difficult experiences and feelings.

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Refugee Week 2019: working with young refugees to help them feel safe and included

Our story for Refugee Week comes from Robin, a practitioner in the refugee and migrant team at the Stratford Hub. The work that Robin and other practitioners do is invaluable in helping these young people feel safe and included in society.

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