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a mother and her four children
Join us in telling the government to act to stop children from growing up in cold homes
01 April 2014
Policy team
Lily Caprani
The recent BBC One series' expert - and our Director of Strategy and Policy - explains that the series was about more than exposing celebs to poverty
18 March 2014, 4 comments
Policy team
100,000 young people run away each year in the UK
Your donation can help these vulnerable children
18 March 2014
Programme staff
Lily Caprani
Lily Caprani, our Director of Strategy and Policy, tells how she helped TV celebs understand the reality of poverty
12 March 2014
Policy team
images of maps we've created
A quick look at how we've used online maps to highlight aspects of our work, last week's big map-related news, and what's coming up in March
23 February 2014
Digital team
school children playing
Our Fair and Square campaign has helped bring free school meals to 200,000 more children in poverty
09 February 2014
Policy team
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
Digital team
part of an infographic titled 'ten facts about poverty'
Because this week's episode of the Channel 4 series focused on parents and families we decided to share some facts about children living in poverty
21 January 2014, 2 comments
Digital team
Young girl who has run away
New guidance from the Department for Education shows commitment to supporting vulnerable young people
21 January 2014
Digital team
10 facts on poverty infographic
Our policy adviser draws on a range of figures to create a broad picture of childhood poverty
14 January 2014
Policy team