Who we are
The National Children's Bureau is a leading charity that for 50 years has been improving the lives of children and young people,
especially the most vulnerable. We work with children and for children, to influence government policy, be a strong voice for young
people and practitioners, and provide creative solutions on a range of social issues.
Taking it to the Next Level
A new animated video, produced by the National Children’s Bureau and A National Voice, highlights how looked after children can have a more effective voice through their Children in Care Councils.
‘This move by the chief social worker will help ensure that all social workers have the right training, skills and support to do what is one of the most important jobs that exists with children but has often been undervalued and not given the respect it deserves...’Read more
Guidance published today by the Children’s Partnership, the voluntary and community sector strategic partner to the Department for Education, shows how those working in foster care and with looked after children can best support new ‘Staying Put’ arrangements allowing children in foster care to remain in their placements until age 21. Read more