Young people worst hit by charity cuts

Cuts to charity services are disproportionately affecting young people, analysis has found. The research looked at the impact of cuts to services provided by charities due to Covid-19 disruption and financial problems. This found that 17 per cent of under-25s have been unable to use charity services. In comparison only one per cent of over-65s said the closure of charity services is an issue, according to the research by investment firm James Hambro & Partners. Its research also looked at the extent of demand on charity services amid the Covid-19 pandemic. Read more.