Laura Rodrigues

Laura Rodrigues, Policy Officer - Poverty and Early Years

From our Policy team

Laura worked on child poverty and early years policy, particularly focusing on welfare reform and children's centres. She left the organisation in 2013.

Showing 7 to 12 of 16 articles for Laura Rodrigues, Policy Officer - Poverty and Early Years
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1.2 million young people in poverty in England miss out on free school meals. Use our map to see what it's like in your area.
07 March 2013
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We can develop a more effective view of child poverty by listening to families' experiences.
19 February 2013
Head teacher Bob Ellis speaking
The head teacher of Conisborough College outlines why he supports our Fair and Square campaign
17 December 2012
'The inquiry found that around 450,000 disabled people stand to lose out under Universal Credit - this includes 100,000 disabled children'
17 October 2012
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Our policy officer Laura dresses as a dinner lady and quizzes MPs, building support for our Fair and Square campaign
03 October 2012
If the government intends to take the welfare system through another fundamental overhaul, we must ensure that young people do not slip through the net.
29 June 2012