Child poverty

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Today the Daily Mirror published a poll reporting the hunger teachers see every day
01 October 2013
Media team
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The minimum wage isn't doing enough to lift children out of poverty - but if the rate rose it could help low-income working families in multiple ways
30 September 2013
Policy team
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The government's announcement that 1.4 million more children will get a free school meal is a significant step forward
17 September 2013, 2 comments
Policy team
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With growing interest in the value of free school meals, the government should make sure no child in poverty goes hungry
12 September 2013
Campaigns team
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Our new report highlights major changes to funding for early intervention services and we've produced an interactive map to breakdown the changes locally.
06 September 2013
Policy team
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Use our graph to see how the levels of children in working families relate to the number of young people in poverty
28 August 2013
Policy team
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To help inform decisions on how best to tackle child poverty, we featured work at our children's centres in Bradford
28 August 2013
Policy team
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Staff and families at one of our projects share their experiences with the government
30 July 2013
Policy team
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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
Policy team
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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
Digital team