We help decision-makers think about the needs of children and young people. Search our reports for research and recommendations on the important issues
The Educational Outcomes of Children Referred to Children's Social Care
The latest report in our Revolving Door series reveals wide school attainment gaps for children with a social care referral
The cost of delaying reform to children's social care
One year on from the Care Review, new analysis reveals that the cost of children’s social care is rising due to government delays in implementing reforms across England.
Our response to the government's 'Stable Homes, Built on Love' consultation
We welcome the actions the government is taking to support vulnerable children, but greater investment will be needed to turn the system around.
The future of care: A young person's vision
As the Care Review releases its final report, we want to make sure that the opinions and experiences of children in care shape changes to the system
Importance of the £20 a week Universal Credit increase
Latest research from Action for Children and Child Poverty Action Group reveals the importance of the £20 increase to Universal Credit for families after years of cuts to social security
Childhood during coronavirus report
Children shouldn't have to live in poverty and hardship. But coronavirus means the risks are greater than ever
Covid-19 and early help
The biggest challenges from coronavirus are yet to come. We must act now to protect children