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Radical plan to help West Midlands children out of poverty

The New York model is a first for the UK and gives comprehensive help from child's birth until they start work or begin higher education.

Leading parties united in letting down children in poverty

Welfare cap risks derailing all three parties’ commitment to end child poverty

Call for payday loan ad ban on children’s TV

We want adverts for payday loans banned from children's television

Welfare cap puts struggling families at risk

The cap on welfare spending announced by the government risks harming struggling families

Our response to increased childcare support

We welcome the government's decision to provide more help with childcare costs

'Famous, Rich and Hungry' helps lift the lid on poverty

'Famous, Rich and Hungry' shines a much needed light on the reality of poverty and the harm it does to millions of people – including children – across the UK

MPs support our call for care home reforms

MPs have backed our call for wide-ranging reform of the children’s care system

Over half of poor UK children denied key support to keep their homes warm

7 Mar 2014

More than half of all children in poverty are missing out on crucial help that could keep them warm, reveals our shocking new analysis

New child poverty strategy contains no new ideas, is a wasted opportunity

27 Feb 2014

Response to the government's child poverty strategy.

Disabled young people take action on improving relationships and sex education

24 Feb 2014

A group of young disabled people have produced a video about sex education and relationships featuring advice from professionals.

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