Matt Summers-Sparks, Developer

Matt Summers-Sparks
Several Children's Society staff members holding a '#Refugeeswelcome' banner

#Refugeeswelcome - Young refugees need our help

What we do to support young refugees and how you can help.

4 Sep 2015
Teenage girl leaving school

Lauren's story: Groomed and exploited

When she was 13, Lauren was targeted by men who groomed and sexually exploited her.

21 Aug 2015
A woman looking pensive.

Eve's story: Spiraling debt

A council tax debt led to Eve’s children going hungry and eventually losing their home.

14 Aug 2015
images of things that people give up for Lent, like cake, sweets, smoking, clothes shopping and more

BenevoLent: The top five things people gave up for Lent, 2009-15

We compiled data from the past seven years to tally the top five things people have given up for Lent.

21 Mar 2015
the houses of parliament

We're live-tweeting the Chancellor's budget announcement

How will the Chancellor's new budget affect children and families? Follow us on Twitter.

18 Mar 2015
Mother with young girl and baby

They said: 'We’ve got to turn your electricity off'

There are nearly a million children living in families in energy debt, all too often growing up in cold homes that are putting their health at risk. Today, we share Nadia's story.

28 Feb 2015