Thousands of families in temporary accommodation over holidays

Hundreds of thousands of school-age children are living in temporary accommodation during the summer holidays due to family homelessness, the Local Government Association (LGA) has warned. Read the full...

More than a third of parents fail to contribute towards child maintenance payments

Nearly 40% of parents who are supposed to contribute towards the upkeep of their children through the government-run child maintenance system are failing to make any payments. Read the full article on this...

Third of young women and girls in UK can’t access free period products

More than 30% have no access to free menstrual products at school or college, despite government schemes. Read the full article on this link to The Guardian Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new...

Charlie Taylor: Children in youth custody ‘let down’

Children in the youth custody system are being “let down” by poor provision across all settings, the chief inspector of prisons has said. Read the full article on this link to Children & Young People Now...

42,000 jobs can be created making UK schools safer, greener and more energy efficient

Making UK school buildings energy efficient and fit for the future is a win-win, according to a new report published today by the TUC Read the full article on this link to TUC Share this:Click to share on...