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Government breaks its commitment to end child poverty by 2020.
New report shows 16 and 17-year-olds are battling anxiety and feeling judged by society. Seriously Awkward campaign calls for urgent action to protect the most vulnerable teenagers.
Research revealed as The Children's Society prepares to launch a network of services and campaigns to support vulnerable teenagers across the capital.
In response to the Household Below Average Income (HBAI) figures released today, Matthew Reed, Chief Executive of The Children’s Society, said:
The Children’s Society announces plans to expand work on children’s mental health and emotional wellbeing - and calls for support for young people in school.
The Children's Society has launched a campaign in Greater Manchester to make sure that young people in care who are placed out of their local area get the support they need to settle and thrive.
The generosity of our donors makes an enormous difference to our work and we are incredibly grateful for all their support. We are very sorry that wrongly selected individuals have been inconvenienced or distressed and are doing everything we can to make sure this does not happen in the future.
Matthew Reed, Chief Executive of The Children’s Society, responds to The Queen's Speech 2015
Councils must stop leaving children frightened and worried by sending aggressive and intimidating bailiffs to knock on the doors of family homes
The Children's Society comments on a report by the Joint Committee of Human Rights which says the UK's commitment to children’s rights don’t go far enough. We are calling for better support for children in poverty and migrant children.