Homelessness jumps 16% in England, laying bare scale of housing crisis

The number of people being made homeless jumped by 16% in the final three months of last year, according to the latest government figures, which laid bare the scale of the country’s housing crisis. Read the...

GCSE results for disadvantaged children ‘greatly improved by Sure Start’

Children eligible for free school meals (FSM) who live near a Sure Start centre saw increased performance at GCSE by three grades, six times higher than children not eligible for FSM, new research has found...

Cass review: Gender identity services for young people ‘need to match standards of other NHS care’

A landmark healthcare review has called on the NHS to ensure gender identity services for young people match the standards of its other forms of care and support. Read the full article on this link to Children...

Category - Marginalised & Excluded

Asylum seeking children

The Refugee Council, the Helen Bamber Foundation, and the Humans for Rights Network have published a report on the treatment of asylum-seeking children in the UK. A Freedom of Information request was sent to 152 local...