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Search by postcode to find your local authority's scheme to replace community care grants and crisis loans for general living expenses
18 July 2013
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Our new report reveals that many individuals and families in need may no longer be able to access this support
18 July 2013
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Citing our research, an independent group calls on the government to ensure all children can access good food in schools - help make the recommendations stick
12 July 2013
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The new School Food Plan recognises that 700k children from low income working families miss free school meals - we need to make sure they get those meals
12 July 2013
Teagan Seeley
Teagan has been a big part of our digital team for the past several weeks - here, she shares her experiences and time in London so far
11 July 2013
Kim is presented with the Lois Preston Award
Kim, a volunteer with our LEAP programme in Leeds, explains how she came to win a new award and what it means to her
11 July 2013
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The secretary for education made a major announcement about young carers - our public affairs manager explains what it means
08 October 2013
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Millions of us have been supported by benefits – we need your help to change the debate
07 October 2013
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Young people tell the government what is important to make runaways safe
07 October 2013
Social Buzz Awards 2013 Finalist
Your reading, sharing and writing were very important in our blog being selected as a contender for 'Best Blog' in this year's Social Buzz Awards
04 October 2013
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As Birmingham City Council investigates its obligations, our evidence and testimony illustrate the issue
04 October 2013
Photograph of girl with our Fair and Square logo
Today the Daily Mirror published a poll reporting the hunger teachers see every day
01 October 2013