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.
Growing up happy
As part of the Children’s Policy Research Unit’s ‘Growing Up Happy’ conference, Young NCB members reflect on essential elements in creating happiness and wellbeing.
Video production by J motion
The Childhood Bereavement Network has welcomed a ruling by a court in Northern Ireland that a mother bringing up children alone after her partner’s death should get the same support as if they had been married.Read more
The All Party Parliamentary Group for Children, supported by NCB, has launched an inquiry into local authority run children’s social care. It will ask how these vital services are responding to reduced funding and increased demand, and assess what reforms are needed in order to improve support for vulnerable children.Read more