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 11 to 16 of 16 articles for Laura Rodrigues, Policy Officer - Poverty and Early Years
five people dressed in dinner lady outfits
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
Changing the focus won’t help end child poverty, says our Policy Officer Laura Rodrigues
15 June 2012
For children who grew up in the care of their local authority, leaving can be a scary, explains Laura Rodrigues, who met several over the past few days.
22 May 2012
several adults seated at a table and talking
Our first early years policy conference featured Polly Toynbee of The Guardian, and workshops led by government officials and our staff.
01 February 2012
Young girl
Laura Rodrigues, Policy Officer, responds to BBC documentary 'Poor Kids' and raises concerns over the Government's new Welfare Reform Bill.
10 June 2011, 3 comments