Government announces plans for ambitious reform for children and young people with special educational...

Better support for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) is at the heart of a new national plan to...

Almost a third of children in the UK worry about their family having enough...

A new report by Action for Children warns of the challenges facing children today, with almost a third of children (30%) worrying about their...

New research finds families on low-incomes face constant struggle to get by

Going without food and heating has become a routine part of daily life for families on low incomes, according to the latest findings from...

Prescribing for anxiety has increased in those aged under 35

Researchers have found that there have been increases in incident prescribing of most anti-anxiety medications (called anxiolytics) in recent years, which have been substantial...

Trial of new treatment to prevent student suicide launches

A clinical trial has been launched to study a new kind of talking therapy for students who struggle with suicidal thoughts and feelings. The MISST...

Report sounds the alarm on £280 car insurance ethnicity penalty

Citizens Advice has uncovered a shocking trend of people of colour paying hundreds of pounds a year more for their car insurance than white...

Single mother’s pension wealth is at an all time low dropping 40 per cent...

Over half of single mothers  are now ineligible for automatic enrolment into a workplace pension up from 45% in 2020, new research reveals this...

More than 14 million unable to afford October’s energy hikes

New research publishedby Citizens Advice shows predicted £145-a-month hikes to energy costs in October could mean one in four adults - equivalent to 14.5...

Psychologists use Syrian experience to help Ukrainian families

two-page leaflet developed from the experience of displaced Syrian parents in the country’s civil war has been translated into Ukrainian in the hope it...

1 in 3 parents with pre-school children spend more than a third of their...

Around one in three working parents with pre-school children spend more than a third of their wages on childcare, according to a TUC poll...