This is an executive summary of the research done to estimate the number of vulnerable children and families in Britain and the impact of the current economic context on them. These findings underline the urgent need to protect children from the impact of austerity and for particular consideration to be given to the needs of the most vulnerable children and families in our society.

Month of publication 
January
Year of publication 
2012
Number of pages 
8
Author 
Action for Children, The Children's Society, NSPCC
Category 
Research