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The chief executive of YoungMinds Sarah Brennan will step down from her role in May, it has been announced.

Education Secretary calls for resilience focus from schools; Lego chief warns of dangers of too much classroom time for children; and research finds that Donald Trump is among children's top anxieties, all in the news today.

Save the Children has called on government to simplify the childcare system, claiming that many families are being tipped into hardship because current arrangements are a "nightmare to navigate" and prevent mothers from working.

The government has been accused of "undermining" children's centres amid claims that nearly 1,000 establishments across England have not been inspected as a result of a temporary suspension first announced in 2015.

Research finds four per cent of adults have accessed child abuse images online; concerns raised over approach of schools to young people questioning their gender; and foster carer struck off register over welfare concerns, all in the news today....

A total of £20m will be shared between all local authorities currently supporting more than 10 asylum-seeking children, the government has said.

Education Secretary set to scrap faith school quotas; coroner rules that girl who died five years ago was sexually abused by her father prior to suffocating; and government's tax free childcare initiative launches to under-nines, all in the...

Children could be left in circumstances of risk unless the government acts to plug an estimated £2bn funding gap, councils have warned.

Nadhim Zahawi will take on Robert Goodwill's brief as children's minister following the government reshuffle, it has emerged.

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle visit youth radio station in Brixton; concerns raised over internship payment received by new Education Secretary; and senior police officer blames rise in knife crime on gang rivalries, all in the news today....