Changes to free school meals will hurt struggling families

The government is going ahead with changes to free school meals, but we still have a chance to stop them

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Prayers to your inbox

We are proud to work in close partnership with all churches, and we are committed to equipping and inspiring people of faith

We’re strengthening the safety net for vulnerable families

Our recent £40,000 win will allow us to carry on supporting families in crisis

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It’s an uphill struggle when young people leave care

Not having to pay council tax is one simple way to give care leavers a fairer start, and one less thing to worry about.

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What you learn as the child of an alcoholic

A guest post from Josh, the child of an alcoholic and author of awareness-raising blog COAisathing. Here he shares his experiences, his thoughts and his hopes.

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Government free school meals decision 'deeply disappointing'

The Children's Society responds to the news that the Department for Education has announced it intends to press ahead with plans that will see 1 million children in poverty miss out on free school meals under universal credit.

Poems from young people

Young people from our Pause service in Birmingham, share their poems on the theme of 'hope'

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Celebrating Children's Mental Health Week

This week we’re putting the spotlight on Pause, one of our drop-in mental health services, that supports thousands of young people in Birmingham

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Safer Internet Day: How we can create, connect and share respect

This Safer Internet Day we look at how young people can use technology responsibly and safely

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