Baking a Christingle cake for The Children's Society

Kate Bottley was live on our Facebook page this weekend baking her first Christingle cake. Find out why she's involved with The Children's Society and just how good the cake tasted

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County lines: How we’re working to tackle the exploitation of children by gangs

Every year children go missing because of a gang tactic called ‘county lines’, when gang members use vulnerable children and young people to sell drugs outside their local areas.

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Fighting for access to legal aid

Children are being cut off from justice as cuts to legal aid mean there is no one by their side

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I’ll be home for Christmas?

Gemma works with children who run away from home or care. She explains why, for many of these young people, Christmas acts as catalyst and a painful reminder of the things they are missing out on.

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Our Area Directors

Our area directors manage our services for children and families across three regions

‘Crippling’ funding cuts leave councils with no option but to help only children in crisis

The Children's Society, Action for Children and the National Children's Bureau warn ‘crippling’ central government saving targets have left councils with no option but to close services designed to spot signs of neglect and abuse early.

Digital reach and young people

Young people can be left behind without key digital skills

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