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More than 1 in 4 children are growing up in poverty

It doesn’t have to be like this

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Cost of the School Day evaluation released

22 January 2020
Read the results of an evaluation, commissioned by NHS Health Scotland, which shows the positive impact that the Cost of the School Day project has had on school and local authority child poverty awareness, policy and practice.

Understand the rules of PIP? Are you able to challenge decisions?

14 January 2020
Book on our PIP and attendance allowance - an introduction, or Challenging PIP decisions training courses in January

Becoming an effective trainer

13 January 2020
Book on our popular 2-day training course on 22 and 23 January 2020

Child poverty facts and figures

4.1 million
children live in poverty in the UK
47%
of children living in lone-parent families are in poverty
70%
of children growing up in poverty live in working families
5.2 million
children expected to be in poverty by 2022
photo of boys with paddling pool

How can we end child poverty?

Child poverty is not inevitable. With the right action to address the causes of child poverty, we can end it.

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CPAG are collecting and analysing evidence about how welfare changes are affecting the wellbeing of children, their families and their communities.