Socio-economic inequalities ‘not to blame’ for disproportionality in youth justice system

Socio-economic inequalities cannot be blamed for increasing disproportionality in the youth justice system over the last 10 years, a major new report claims. Read the full article on this link to Children...

Disadvantaged families in England could face generations of inequality

Families face being locked into disadvantage for generations unless the issue of social mobility is urgently tackled, the government’s advisory body on life chances in England has warned. Read the full article...

Extreme poverty ‘will double by Christmas’ in UK because of Covid-19

Britain’s largest food bank network has warned that UK destitution rates will double by Christmas alongside an explosion in demand for charity food parcels, as coronavirus job and income support schemes are...

Category - Poverty

Impact of child poverty

The Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG), the Child Welfare Inequalities Project (CWIP) and the Association of Directors of Children’s Services (ADCS) have published findings from a survey of social workers in England looking the impact of child...