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...

Children’s funding slashed by a third per child, leaving thousands at risk of falling...

Shocking new figures from the UK’s leading children’s charities have today revealed funding available for children’s services has fallen by a third...

Children’s Commissioner to launch once in a generation “Beveridge Report for children” with an...

Dame Rachel de Souza, Children’s Commissioner for England, is today launching a once-in-a-generation review of the future of childhood by the Children’s Commissioner’s Office....

Explosion in number of older children going into care over last five years is...

The profile and needs of children in care has changed over the last five years, driven by a growing share of older children and...

Youth services are in crisis, failure to act now will see lost opportunities for...

With up to 1 in 4 youth centres under the threat of closure, and emergency funding for youth services coming to an end, failure...

Under half of people are respecting social distancing measures with family and friends

Less than half of adults spending time with family and friends are fully respecting social distancing measures when they meet up. The latest social survey...

Manchester led study highlights stark ethnic healthcare inequalities in the UK

A major new review into ethnic inequalities in healthcare has revealed vast inequalities across a range of health services in the UK. The review, funded...

New report calls for independent enforcer of victims’ rights

A new report has revealed that victims of crime presently lack an independent enforcer of victims’ rights. The report calls for an enhanced role...

UK’s Five Richest Families Now Own More Wealth Than The Bottom 13 Million People

New analysis by The Equality Trust, using the wealth estimates of Forbes and Credit Suisse, reveals a shocking level of wealth inequality in the...

Child abuse could go unreported during lockdown despite increased risks

Over a quarter of adults are unsure where to seek help about suspected child abuse, despite worries about the heightened risks to young people...