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Parties must come clean on proposed spending cuts

14 Apr 2015

As the parties launch their manifestos this week, Barnardo’s Chief Executive Javed Khan calls for the parties to ‘come clean’ on public spending cuts:

Politicians must engage young voters

09 Apr 2015

In response to news that 300,000 young people have registered to vote, Barnardo’s Chief Executive Javed Khan comments:

Careers advice & apprenticeships must be open to vulnerable

09 Apr 2015

Chief Executive Javed Khan comments:

Barnardo’s calls on employers to back shared parental leave

05 Apr 2015

Barnardo’s is urging employers to throw their weight behind a new law which allows fathers of new babies to share parental leave with their partners.

Parties must ‘plug funding drain’ & ensure children’s centre on every corner

02 Apr 2015

Chief Executive Javed Khan comments:

Spending cuts could cause social divide

31 Mar 2015

Barnardo’s Chief Executive Javed Khan is urging political parties to avoid picking on vulnerable children and families to balance the books after the general election.

Barnardo’s is urging political parties to avoid picking on vulnerable children and families to balance the books

31 Mar 2015

Barnardo’s chief executive Javed Khan says: “Austerity measures imposed over recent years have already pushed vulnerable families and children to the financial brink. Many of the families we work with are already struggling to feed their children and heat their homes.

Families and communities can play vital role in preventing CSE

26 Mar 2015

Working with parents as well as their children is vital to reducing the risk of vulnerable young people being sexually exploited according to a landmark study released today.

Barnardo's response to self-harm tweets over Zayn Malik

26 Mar 2015

Barnardo’s said: “We are horrified at the overnight trending of self-harm tweets after Zayn Malik quit One Direction with teenagers posting pictures of their self-inflicted injuries and encouraging others to follow suit.