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16 and 17-year-olds at greatest risk of abuse and neglect – but are failed by the law

he Children's Society calls for action ahead of key commons debate on the Serious Crime Bill on Monday 23 February Teenagers aged 16... read more

Press Release • 20.02.2015 • By The Children's Society

A molecule targeting inflammation in the brain could play a role in treating Alzheimer’s disease

A molecule targeting one of the sources of inflammation in the brain could play a role in treating diseases of the brain including Alzheimer's... read more

Press Release • 16.02.2015 • By Alzheimer’s Society

SOS Africa Charity Education Programme Grows to Support 39 Children

After our most successful year of fundraising to date, thanks to the invaluable support of a growing number of sponsors from around the world,... read more

Press Release • 16.02.2015 • By SOS Africa

ISOLATED AND ANXIOUS YOUNG NEED CONFIDENTIAL ‘SAFE SPACE’

Get Connected research released today for Safer Internet Day shows the scale of need for ‘safe space’ for distressed and vulnerable... read more

Press Release • 10.02.2015 • By Get Connected

New child sex abuse inquiry - Children's Society response

Responding to Home Secretary Theresa May's statement on a new inquiry into child sexual abuse, Matthew Reed, Chief Executive of The Children's... read more

Press Release • 05.02.2015 • By The Children's Society

Free webinars set to be launched by education data specialists

A series of free webinars are set to be launched by education data specialists FFT. The first live online sessions will take place on February 9... read more

Press Release • 29.01.2015 • By FFT Education

Government move gives children struggling in cold homes hope

In response to the expansion of the Warm Home Discount, Lily Caprani, Director of Policy at The Children's Society, said: "The Government's... read more

Press Release • 29.01.2015 • By The Children's Society

Children suffer as energy companies fail vulnerable families in energy debt

Energy companies are failing huge numbers of families struggling with energy debt, causing parents to feel intimidated and damaging children's... read more

Press Release • 22.01.2015 • By The Children's Society

PISAMONAS LAUNCHES PISAMONAS UK, QUALITY CHILDREN´S SHOES AT YOUR DOORSTEP

Pisamonas, the new shoe brand for children, arrives in the UK to address a distinct gap in the children's footwear market. Focused on customer... read more

Press Release • 19.01.2015 • By Pisamonas UK

Fourteen Communities across UK to benefit from Glasgow 2014 legacy

Embargoed until 00:01 Monday 19th January 2015 Community-driven programme ensures local people decide how investment will be spent. Fourteen... read more

Press Release • 19.01.2015 • By UK Community Foundations