Latest Press Releases

What do Kylie Minogue, Sir John Major and Dame Shirley Bassey all have in common?

6 Aug 2009

Twentieth Century Fox have teamed up up with The Children’s Society and to launch an exclusive Attic Amnesty Auction to raise money for The Children’s Society to coincide with the releas

OutCry! campaign on the fourth plinth

19 Aug 2009

What have the OutCry! campaign, Sooty and Sweep, a school bell and Staffordshire oatcakes got in common?

Manchester United and England Keeper Launches The Children's Society’s Move! Project

27 Aug 2009

The Children's Society’s new Move! Project, in association with the Football Foundation, was launched by Manchester United and England goalkeeper Ben Foster. Move!

Home Office statistics reveal scandalous extent of detention of children

31 Aug 2009

The Control of Immigration: Quarterly Statistical Summary (April-June 2009), released by the Home Office, contains for the first time more comprehensive figures about children held in immigration d

Rock FM Paris to Blackpool Bike Ride Completed!

1 Sep 2009

Congratulations to the Rock FM cycling team who completed a gruelling 460-mile ride from the Eiffel Tower to Blackpool Tower on Friday 28 August 2009.

Twenty thousand pledges needed to make childhood better

8 Sep 2009

The Children's Society and Ecclesiastical Insurance today call on 20,000 people to take a simple action to make childhood better for the children in their families and communities.

Birmingham to benefit from new mentoring service

11 Sep 2009

SOVA and The Children’s Society have been jointly appointed by Birmingham City Council to deliver a new mentoring service for young adults in the city.

Four out of five children 'don't have good role models'

16 Sep 2009

Four out of five adults believe that children do not have good role models in their lives nowadays, according to a survey released today by The Children’s Society’s National Mentoring Initiative.

The Children's Society 'Makes it Happen' by advising Government on disability participation

17 Sep 2009

The Children's Society has today launched ‘Making it Happen’, a new project funded by the Department for Children, Schools and Families (DCSF).

The Children's Society's media team wins Third Sector award

25 Sep 2009

The Children's Society's Media Team has been chosen as Communications Team of the Year in the Third Sector Excellence Awards 2009.