Over half of UK parents of a disabled child are struggling to combine work with caring for their child, according to a study by the UK's work life balance charity Working Families and childcare provider Bright Horizons. Read more...
A group of parents who each lost a teenager to meningitis have issued a hard-hitting warning to other parents to ensure their children take up a lifesaving vaccine against the disease.
A leading children's charity is calling on the Government to take urgent action to help identify and support the thousands of children who drop out of education, often for months or years at a time.
Do you know someone who needs a helping hand?
If you, or someone in your family, needs some help - changes to the home to make it more suitable, or just a hand with household chores, there are places who can help.
Britain's most senior family judge says that the social services need to focus less on procedures and take a "common sense" approach when placing older couples in residential care.
We tend to think that problem drinking is an issue for the young, but we now know that this is a far bigger issue for people as they get older.
There are many reasons why a member of your family might be considering where to live as they get older.