Policy and campaigns
CPAG is the leading charity campaigning to end child poverty in the UK and for a better deal for low-income families and children.
We believe that every child matters and that the childhoods and life chances of children should not be blighted by poverty.
See also our policy and campaigns in Scotland.
We aim to provide intelligent policy leadership across the range of issues affecting children and families today. Our key policy areas include:
- Child poverty in the UK
- Childcare and education
- Ending child poverty by 2020
- Health and housing
- Money, tax and benefits
- Work and low pay
See also our policy briefings and consultation responses.
Building on a strong evidence base of the causes, impacts and solutions to child poverty, we work with academics, politicians, civil servants, the media, the public and CPAG campaigners to help secure the changes that will help end child poverty. Find out more