A Children Act Funding Formula

Children England's submission to the Treasury budget consultation, September 2017Read more

A report from Game Changer - young people in care conference

Reflections on a great youth participation event from Children England's Policy and Campaigns ManagerRead more

At What Cost? The 30 hours 'free' childcare promise in London

This 4in10 report highlights concerns that underfunding of the 30 hours 'free' childcare scheme means eligible families in London will miss out places and could impact on the quality of provision.Read more

Beneath the Threshold

Voluntary sector perspectives on child safeguarding in LondonRead more

Briefing: The impact of Brexit on children

Key policy recommendations for the new governmentRead more

Children and Social Work Act 2017

A summary of the Children and Social Work Act, which became law in 2017, and relevant briefings.Read more

Children and Social Work Bill 2016

Children England analysis and briefing on the Children and Social Work Bill 2016Read more

Children in Charge

Imagining systemic reform and redesign in care commissioning for childrenRead more

Commissioning Activists network

A members-only network for professionals who have an interest in the commissioning of children’s services. We use it to help each other engage better with the commissioning process and to challenge bad commissioning practice.Read more

Commissioning: A Better Way?

The impact of commissioning on the children and families voluntary sectorRead more

Correcting a history of market failure (2014)

Residential Child Care: The 21st Century ChallengeRead more

England's Children: the manifesto

Our democratically created members' manifesto, outlining their priorities for children in the run up to the 2015 General Election and beyond.Read more

Invest in Childcare, Invest in London

4in10's call for London's leadership to invest in childcare in order to address inequality for children and families.Read more

No Child Left Behind: the challenge for the Mayor of London

The 4in10 campaign's report setting out the challenges for the Mayor of London between 2016 and 2020.Read more

Perfect Storms

Perfect Storms: An analysis of the operating conditions for the children, young people and families voluntary sector (September 2012)Read more

The Case for a Children Act Funding Formula

Children England's briefing on a national mechanism for fair, sustainable funding of children's social care servicesRead more

Young People Count (2015)

Data on young people in the UK including health, housing, crime and education.Read more

Young People Count (2016)

A collection of data sources about young peopleRead more