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More than 1 in 4 children are growing up in poverty

It doesn’t have to be like this

CPAG News

Universal credit training opportunities coming up soon

09 October 2019
We have a range of course and event options to help you support your clients and tenants

Places left for next week's course: Maximising benefits for rent

02 October 2019
Are you a housing worker or adviser in Glasgow area? Book on our 1-day training course on 8 October.

Student training courses coming up soon

02 October 2019
We have 2 useful training courses; Students and benefits - an update on 5 Nov and Introduction to benefits for student advisers on 19 Nov

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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