About CPAG | CPAG
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What we do

We use our understanding of what causes poverty to campaign for policies that will prevent and solve poverty; and we provide training, advice and information to make sure families get the financial support they need.
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Our impact

Drawing on our 50 years of experience and expertise, we know what will lift children and families out of poverty. Together with our supporters, we have a big impact. 

Our history

We were founded in 1965. Read about the highlights of our 50+ year history, and key founding documents. 

Our staff

Our staff are dedicated to tackling child poverty.
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Our trustees

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Our ambassadors

Find out about the well-known supporters and volunteers who champion our work.

Our finances

CPAG's financial year runs from April to March, and we publish our annual report in the autumn.

Work for CPAG

Join our team working hard to tackle child poverty.

Room hire

Our central London and Glasgow offices have purpose-built training and meeting rooms available for hire.
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