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Commissioner’s statement on incident in Abertillery

Children’s Commissioner for Wales Rocio Cifuentes said: “This is clearly an extremely serious and distressing case which is now under […]

Wales needs new child poverty targets, says Children’s Commissioner

Welsh Government needs to set ambitious new targets to reduce child poverty levels in Wales, according to the Children’s Commissioner. […]

Commissioner’s response to calls for social care review in Wales

Commenting on calls for an independent review into children’s social care in Wales, Children’s Commissioner for Wales Rocio Cifuentes said: […]

Outgoing Children’s Commissioner calls for further devolution of benefits to Wales

Further devolution of welfare benefits could have a big impact on child poverty levels in Wales, according to the outgoing […]

Urdd offering warm Welsh welcome to Ukrainian refugees

Commenting on the Urdd’s decision to house Ukrainian refugees, Prof Sally Holland said: “In its 100th year, we see the […]

Equal protection – Commissioner welcomes change in the law

Responding to physically punishing children becoming illegal in Wales, Professor Sally Holland, Children’s Commissioner for Wales, said: “I’m delighted today […]

Funding disagreements having a ‘terrible impact’ on vulnerable children, warns Children’s Commissioner

Children with complex health and social care needs aren’t getting the support they need quickly enough because of disagreements over […]

Ukraine crisis: Commissioners’ open letter to Prime Minister

Dear Prime Minister As the Children’s Commissioners for England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, and Wales, we are charged with protecting the […]

Children’s Commissioner’s tribute to Aled Roberts

Paying tribute to Aled Roberts, Welsh Language Commissioner, Sally Holland, Children’s Commissioner for Wales, said: “Aled was a superb advocate […]