Child poverty

a mother and her four children stand on their staircase
If the government truly aims to end child poverty by 2020, it must introduce bold, meaningful policies - today's strategy announcement isn't a good sign
27 February 2014
2 young people, Emma and Luke, part of the Children's Commission, sit at a desk
Emma and Luke host the Poverty Commission News at Five, and invite you to get involved in their and fellow young people's work
22 February 2014
A mother and her four children
Use our calculator to check your eligibility for the warm home discount scheme
06 February 2014
The Cold Homes Week logo
New statistics reveal 2.2 million children in England in fuel poverty, an increase of 26% in the last year
03 February 2014
dozens of people and 2 speech bubbles that read 'Who benefits?' and 'We all do'
In advance of tonight's episode of Benefits Street, we've compiled a few relevant recent pieces
27 January 2014
mother and child playing
When bureaucracy pushed one family into poverty
14 January 2014