Evidence-based Behaviour Change


Categories: Child Poverty

Tower Hamlets Council: Child poverty


How do we make sure that services respond to the needs of vulnerable groups?

4 million children are currently living in poverty in the UK, and as public sector funding cuts start to bite, this problem is predicted to intensify.

Although the financial implications of severe low income directly affects quality of life, they also correlate with a range of barriers to participation, including alienation from services, poor literacy levels and low sense of self-efficacy.

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