Every child should have an equal chance in life
Most Local Authorities in the North East have published Child Poverty Assessments or Strategies. Links to most of these are provided below. If you have a document that you would like added to this list, please contact us and we'd be happy to do so.
Work has to be a better route out of poverty. Most poor children have a working parent.
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Poverty leads to poor attainment. Poor attainment leads to poverty.
Councils have a duty to address child poverty through their services, jobs and contracts.
Everyone can help to tackle child poverty. Every contribution matters.