Latest Press Releases

Call for payday loan ad ban on children’s TV

25 Mar 2014

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

Welfare cap puts struggling families at risk

19 Mar 2014

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

Our response to increased childcare support

18 Mar 2014

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

12 Mar 2014

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.

Government's moves mark breakthrough in protecting trafficked children

New legal requirement meets our call for trafficked children's needs to take priority over their immigration status.

Free school meals for infants protected in law

23 Jan 2014

We have welcomed the government's decision to protect free school meals for infants in law


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