Childhood

Action for Children has published a report looking at how childhoods across the UK have changed since the charity was set up in 1869. Findings from online surveys of 2,082 children aged 11 to 18, 1,559 parents...

Beat Eating Disorders

 An estimated 1.25 million people in the UK suffer from an eating disorder at any one time (1). While the issue remains under-resourced and under-researched, it is nevertheless attracting increased attention...

Supporting children and young people at risk of being restrained

The Government has published non-statutory guidance on how to support children and young people with learning disabilities, autistic spectrum conditions and mental health difficulties who are at risk of...

Childhood vulnerability in England 2019

  The Children’s Commissioner for England has published a report looking at the scale of child vulnerability in England. Using information held by various government departments, agencies and others, the...

Childhood vulnerability in England 2019

 4 July 2019 The Children’s Commissioner’s 2019 childhood vulnerability report examines the latest scale of, and trends over time in, rates of childhood vulnerability. As with last year, we have estimated the...

Childhood

Action for Children has published a report looking at how childhoods across the UK have changed since the charity was set up in 1869. Findings from online surveys of 2,082 children aged 11 to 18, 1,559 parents of children aged 11 to 18, and 1,379...

Beat Eating Disorders

 An estimated 1.25 million people in the UK suffer from an eating disorder at any one time (1). While the issue remains under-resourced and under-researched, it is nevertheless attracting increased attention from governments, the NHS and the media...

Childhood vulnerability in England 2019

  The Children’s Commissioner for England has published a report looking at the scale of child vulnerability in England. Using information held by various government departments, agencies and others, the report estimates that 2.3 million...

Childhood vulnerability in England 2019

 4 July 2019 The Children’s Commissioner’s 2019 childhood vulnerability report examines the latest scale of, and trends over time in, rates of childhood vulnerability. As with last year, we have estimated the total number of children in England...

Parents’ lived experiences in the UK

 Purpose This paper aims to investigate how, where and when parents are mediating their children’s media activities and with which particular device. It also explores whether parents are identifying specific help in this area and questions where...