The UK could become a “permanently divided nation” unless politicians pledge to reduce child poverty and improve social mobility (SMCP)
More than one in four children in Britain are living in poverty and this is set to rise because of the government’s harsh austerity measures (Unicef)
Over 100 people with mental health issues are placed under benefit sanctions every day (Church Action on Poverty)
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.Nancy is 27 years old and was 8 months pregnant when she finally had the courage to leave her abusive husband who would regularly come home drunk and beat her. Fearing for her new-born’s safety, she left the home and found refuge in a women’s shelter in Birmingham, just 2 weeks before her baby girl was born. Since Nancy left behind all her ID in her ex-husband’s home, and having never claimed benefits before, she had no money to buy any baby items. Her midwife wrote to us and within 2 da...
Would you like to become happier, learn new skills, boost your confidence and develop your leadership abilities? According to a survey by Getting On Board, all of these can be achieved by becoming a Trustee of a charity. Fortunately, Al-Mizan Charitable Trust is looking to appoint up to three new Trustees to its Board, including a Secretary and Treasurer. Al-Mizan Charitable Trust is a grant-fu...