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Vulnerable migrant children who are alone in the UK aren’t getting the legal help they desperately need
Sign the petition today and call on the Government to reinstate legal aid for all unaccompanied and separated migrant children

'When I saw my worker I was very happy'


Hamid, a young person we helped, described his Children's Society worker: 'He was from my country and speaking my language, I told him all my difficulties and he helped me with my problems.'

Read Hamid's full story

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Give care leavers in your local area the space they need to begin adult life debt-free

We are asking councils to make care leavers exempt from paying council tax until they turn 25; giving these young people a few valuable years to learn how to manage their finances and have a better chance at avoiding problem debt in the future.


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Every year we're working to change the lives of many young people in this country. Find out more about the difference we made in our 2016/17 Impact Report.



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Our volunteers are vital to helping tackle the causes of poverty and neglect that harm children's lives



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Giving your time to fundraise is a rewarding and fun way to transform the lives of children