'Debt causes stress, which causes anxiety, which causes mental health problems'
As part of our Debt Trap campaign, we spoke to Jessica (that's not her real name), a single mum who is also a community activist, volunteer and heavily involved in her local parents’ forum. She and her three children - a 16-year-old daughter, a 14-year-old son and an eight-year-old son - live in a three-bedroom flat.
Singing to support young people
Funds raised while carol singing this year help pay for our work with thousands of young people across the country
Mark Anti-Slavery Day with better protection for trafficked children
Fair and Square campaign victory
The government's announcement that 1.4 million more children will get a free school meal is a significant step forward
Advent: Seeing and challenging
The author alters a room's lighting and leads us to reflect on darkness and light