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Government allows general public access to the adoptive register

28 Jul 2014

Today the Government announced that 29 councils and voluntary adoption agencies will get permission to allow prospective adoptive parents to search the national adoption register.

Barnardo’s today urged Downing Street to pull out the stops

25 Jul 2014

Politicians and the police force 'cover up' operations into historical child abuse.

Police must avoid criminalisation of young people for sexting

23 Jul 2014

In response to news that young people are being threatened with prosecution under child sex laws, Barnardo's is urging Britain's police forces to avoid a heavy-handed approach to young people sexting images.

Children to get better protection from predatory sex offenders

21 Jul 2014

Barnardo's campaign leads to child grooming law change

Barnardo’s warns that Care Leavers may end up sleeping rough

17 Jul 2014

Javed Khan comments on the recent education support committee report

Barnardo’s CEO Javed Khan response to the National Crime Agency’s announcement of 660 arrests:

16 Jul 2014

The National Crime Agency 660 arrests show that child sexual abuse is not just historical. It still lurks in today’s dark corners where paedophiles feel they can commit their crimes with impunity.

Young People’s incomes are Plummeting Fast

15 Jul 2014

Findings by the Institute of Fiscal Studies that young people’s incomes are plummeting fast should be a wake-up call for the government

Barnardo’s CEO Javed Khan Comments on the Child Sexual Abuse Inquiry

14 Jul 2014

Barnardo’s is dismayed that the inquiry into child sexual abuse has got off to a false start.

Award-winning child sexual exploitation prevention app

14 Jul 2014

Our new smartphone app that tackles child sexual exploitation has been given an award.