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.
A new website produced by the Council for Disabled Children provides everything children and young people need to get the most out of the health service including an interactive guide to their rights under the NHS Constitution and videos from children, young people and professionals explaining the importance of applying those rights in practice.Read more
For the first time, the Childhood Bereavement Network has today published estimates of the number of children in each local authority who are bereaved each year of a parent. The data suggests that last year across the UK almost 40,000 children and young people faced the death of a parent. Read more