Search for our latest research, briefings, consultations and reports, which are informed by the views of children and young people.
Report | 2nd November 2022
Help at Hand Annual Report and Review
This report outline the operations of the Help at Hand service and sets out the Commissioner's vision for the service so it reaches all the children who need it and drives systemic improvements.
Report | 24th October 2022
Vision for care leavers
This report sets out our vision for care leavers and provides clear recommendations to achieve this vision.
Report | 12th October 2022
Vision for childcare
Our vision for delivering world class childcare and early education for every child and family.
Report | 29th September 2022
Digital childhoods: a survey of children and parents
This report presents findings from a survey of children and their parents about online safety.
Report | 1st September 2022
Family and its protective effect: Part 1 of the Independent Family Review
This Review draws on brand new research across all families and children in England to show what modern family life looks like.
Report | 8th August 2022
Strip search of children by the Metropolitan Police Service – new analysis by the Children’s Commissioner for England
This report shares Metropolitan Police data and details the practice regarding the strip searching of children during stop and searches between 2018 and 2020 (with some limited data for 2021).
Report | 28th July 2022
Reforming children’s homes: a policy plan of action
This policy paper looks at what children’s homes need to provide, from the perspective of the child, setting out a minimum set of expectations for every child living in a children’s home.