It is deeply shocking that the UK’s children and young people are the unhappiest in Europe, as The Children Society’s recent Good Childhood Report 2023 revealed.
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Families with children are six times more likely to have resorted to using informal lenders or loan sharks, analysis from Action for Children on the cost-of-living crisis finds.
Researchers are urging the government to publish a plan setting out how it will reduce the disadvantage gap in the wake of the pandemic.
The Community Organisations Cost of Living Fund offers grants to organisations supporting people and communities in England who are experiencing severe pressure due to the increased cost of living,...
Fears around the cost-of-living crisis and household finances have overtaken concerns around the environment as the top worry among young people, according to new research.
Low self-confidence and a lack of opportunities are among reasons cited by young people as barriers to securing work, a report by The Prince's Trust finds.
Children living in poverty are now the worst impacted by lost learning due to suspension from school, after a sharp increase in England-wide suspensions in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic.