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Membership engagement intern

Date Posted: 09/03/2018 16:57:15

Applications are now open for a paid, 4 week Membership Engagement Internship

4in10 Response to End Child Poverty Data

Date Posted: 24/01/2018 10:24:28

4in10 response to latest figures on child poverty

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Campaign group and Green Party MP relieved after pushing for DWP to halt the disappearance of thousands of children from childcare data

Date Posted: 16/01/2018 15:54:01

Early reports from local authorities indicated that children in families in receipt of universal credit were not appearing on their data lists, a technical issue that meant thousands of two year olds could miss out on the two year old early years entitlement.

London child poverty #GE2017 special

Date Posted: 31/05/2017 17:13:16

Campaign activities from the London Child Poverty Alliance

4in10 General Election brief - #ChildPovertyLDN

Date Posted: 25/05/2017 10:39:31

Key issues and questions to raise with the candidates to ensure that child poverty is on the agenda for the 2017 general election.

Benefits cap affects children's chances

Date Posted: 24/05/2017 12:34:00

The London Child Poverty Alliance, (which 4in10 coordinates with the Child Poverty Action Group) had a letter published in the Evening Standard this month, in response to figures published by the Department of Work and Pensions which showed the huge rise in London’s poorest households being hit by the benefit cap:

At What Cost? The 30 hours 'free' childcare promise in London

Date Posted: 30/03/2017 10:00:24

4in10 survey of London's early years settings shows that underfunding of the 30 hours 'free' childcare offer threatens the financial viability of many childcare providers. This report calls on the Mayor and local authorities to support the early years sector over the rollout of the offer to ensure London's families don't miss out.

Inner City Pressures: Voices of low income working families on the complex challenges they face

Date Posted: 05/01/2017 13:35:10

4in10’s new report highlights the voices of low income working families in inner London on the complex challenges they face. Despite working, these families are struggling to meet the cost of living in inner London. We’re calling on the Mayor to use his strategy for London as an opportunity to help low income working families.

Rising costs and in-work benefit cuts mean child poverty remains high in London and other cities

Date Posted: 08/11/2016 17:07:38

End Child Poverty statistics published today provide a bleak picture for hundreds of thousands of children in London and show what particular challenge it is to solve child poverty in the capital.

How the New Mayor of London can Address Child Poverty

Date Posted: 09/05/2016 13:17:56

This 4in10 briefing provides recommendations for the new Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, in tackling child poverty in London. We outline concrete steps the Mayor and GLA can take to address issues around housing, childcare, health, transport, schools, and working families in the capital.