30 July 2014
CPAG has won a legal test case for three vulnerable women who were charged a higher rate of council tax because they only recently moved into the area.
24 July 2014
At Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG), we’ve had longstanding concerns about the use of sanctions, which are basically cuts to benefit payments of up to 100% for up to 3 years, and the obvious knock-on impacts on child poverty.
22 July 2014
Responding to the publication of the independent review of jobseeker’s allowance (JSA) sanctions published today, Alison Garnham, Chief Executive of Child Poverty Action Group, said:
“We welcome this critical report from the independent reviewer which illustrates how shambolic the current sanctions regime has become...
17 July 2014
CPAG’s response to the DWP evaluation of the Removal of the Spare Room Subsidy (RSRS) published today.
14 July 2014
Journalist Dawn Foster, along with some of London's top brains, will bravely take to the stage this week to raise funds for Child Poverty Action Group.
01 July 2014
The official child poverty figures for 2012/13 were published today by the DWP.