01 December 2020
2020 has been tough for us all, but children in particular have sacrificed a lot. They deserve a Christmas present from the nation. We're calling for a £10 increase to child benefit. It's lost nearly a quarter of its value since 2010. We know parents use it to meet kids' needs. Our child benefit advent calendar will highlight some of the ways child benefit supports parents and carers to ensure all children have the best start in life.
26 November 2020
If you are a delegate at the SNP conference, please join our joint fringe event with Save the children and One Parent Families Scotland: Strengthening financial security to end child poverty
16 November 2020
New universal credit regulations come in to force today. This follows our successful legal case concerning people paid monthly getting two wages in one UC assessment period.
09 November 2020
Join us for an exploration of universal credit live issues. You’ll hear about migration to universal credit, what to do when people lose out in a clash of wage cycles and assessment periods, and about new rules for clients from the EEA.
02 November 2020
We have two essential courses coming up in November, with some spaces available.
26 October 2020
Lots of online training courses coming up soon
21 October 2020
Download our handy training calendar for courses until December 2020
15 October 2020
CPAG has won the Law Society's Excellence Awards 2020 in the Excellence in Access to Justice category.
14 October 2020
New research by the Centre for Research in Social Policy at Loughborough University, for the End Child Poverty coalition, shows the full extent of child poverty across the UK, before the Coronavirus pandemic and how it has changed since 2014/15.
09 October 2020
Welfare Rights Conference 2020 - Social Security in a Rapidly Changing World
Our annual Welfare Rights Conference is moving online for 2020 and going virtual during the week of the 23rd November.
With a selection of online workshops to choose from, exploring topics as diverse as Benefits after the end of Free Movement to Benefits and Covid-19, the event will provide practical, up-to-date information to help both advisers and their clients survive the impact of all the current circumstances and changes.