Conferences and Events

Upcoming Events

Genuine Prospect of Work Seminar

Manchester Monday 30th November

The second event in our seminar series for 2015 looks at the “Genuine Prospect of Work test” and explores the arguments and strategies that can be employed to challenge JSA refusals and take GPoW challenges to the higher courts.

For more information on the seminar and to book your place, please click here.

The Future of Welfare Conference 2015

Salford Friday 11th December

The Future of Welfare Conference, 2015, organised by Salford Professional Development, provides delegates with the opportunity to explore the impact of the ongoing welfare reforms.

For more information on the conference, please click here.

Past Events

Welfare Rights Conference 2015

North (Manchester) Thursday 3rd September

South (London) Friday 11th September

With the UK social security system having been subject to significant reforms over the last 50 years, it’s time to both understand what has changed recently and also to look towards the future.

For more information on the conference including presentations and workshop notes, please click here.



The Annual General Meeting of the Charity was held at 12pm on Thursday 4 December 2014 at The Lift, 45 White Lion Street, London N1 9PW

CPAG breakfast event: ‘In Conversation with Maggie Atkinson’ was held on Thursday, 25 September 2014.

The breakfast event was an opportunity to hear and discuss the views of one of the country’s leading advocates of children’s rights on whether the response to the financial crisis adequately protects the childhoods and life chances of children. CPAG trustee and former BBC Today programme journalist Kim Catcheside chaired. A CPAG members meeting followed the event.

Other Events

We also participate in, speak at and support other events that are relevant to our aims.

If you would like someone from CPAG to speak at your event please contact us, giving as much notice as possible.