Press releases

07 July 2014
We welcome the government's announcement of an overarching independent inquiry into child abuse
01 July 2014
New figures reveal 100,000 more children in relative poverty in 2013 pushing total to 3.7 million.
01 July 2014
We're calling on the government to support tighter controls on payday loan ads
26 June 2014
Government's new child poverty strategy fails to deliver the drastic action needed to tackle the rising problem.
25 June 2014
Families in problem debt need support, not aggressive behaviour and false legal threats
25 June 2014
Planned Pupil Premium change fails to include children living in low-income working families
23 June 2014
To mark the launch of our Big Summer Do fundraising campaign, we asked the public to tell us their fondest childhood memory
20 June 2014
The government has listened to us, but there is still work to do
17 June 2014
The Children's Commission on Poverty wants evidence on the problems faced by children in poverty in our schools
09 June 2014
Poverty tsar warns child poverty strategy won't meet 2020 target-- our response