Take an in-depth look at the issues facing the UK's most vulnerable children and young people.

2020

Summary of the analysis and deep dive reports on the funding and spending on children/young people’s services – summary May 2020

Analysis of the funding and spending on children and young people’s services – full report May 2020

Deep Dive into the funding and spending on children and young people’s services – full report May 2020

Securing a brighter future: the role of youth services in tackling knife crime – March 2020

Not Just Collateral Damage: the hidden impact of domestic abuse on children – February 2020

2019

#ItsOurFuture - Let's build it together - November 2019 (PDF)

Back to School - Breaking the links between school exclusions and knife crime - October 2019 (PDF)

There is no protection on the streets, none - Young people's perspective on knife crime - August 2019

National Independent Visitor Data Report - 2019

Lifeskills: An early intervention and prevention programme to build resilience - findings from the implementation of Botvin LifeSkills within Waltham Forest Schools - 2019 (PDF)

Generation Digital - September 2019 (PDF)

"There is no protection on the streets, none" - Young people's perspectives on knife crime - August 2019 (PDF)

Addressing the crisis in children and young people's mental health - 2019 (PDF)

Overcoming Poverty of Hope - July 2019 (PDF)

Left to their own devices: Young people, social media and mental health (Full report) - June 2019 (PDF)

Left to their own devices: Young people, social media and mental health (Summary) - June 2019 (PDF)

Caring alone: Why Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic young carers continue to struggle to access support - April 2019 (PDF)

Children and young people's services: Funding & spending 2010/11 to 2017/18 - February 2019 (PDF)

2018

No more lost childhoods - 2018 (PDF)

Transforming Children & Young People's Mental Health: What children & young people think of the Government's Green Paper - 2018 (PDF)

Involve us, respect us: engaging young people in relationships and sex education - 2018 (PDF)

Who will notice who will ask? How we keep children safe from sexual and criminal exploitation - 2018 (PDF)

Connections - Parenting Infants in a Digital World - 2018 (PDF)

Findings from the implementation of The PATHS Programme for Schools UK Version in N. Ireland 2014-2018 - 2018 (PDF)

Lifeskills - An early intervention and prevention programme to build resilience - 2018 (PDF)

2017

Neglected minds: a report on mental health support for young people leaving care - 2017 (PDF)

Childhoods in a Digital World - 2017 (PDF)

Journey to Justice: prioritising the wellbeing of children involved in criminal justice processes relating to sexual exploitation and abuse (Summary) - 2017 (PDF)

Journey to Justice: prioritising the wellbeing of children involved in criminal justice processes relating to sexual exploitation and abuse (Full report) - 2017 (PDF)

Still Hidden, Still Ignored: who cares for young carers - 2017 (PDF)

2016

The case for early support - 2016 (PDF)

2015

Digital dangers: the impact of technology on sexual abuse and exploitation of children and young people - 2015 (PDF)

Fulfilling their potential, the 'win-win' case for birth registrations in Children's Centres - 2015 (PDF)