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Recent press releases

27 January 2015

In response to Conservative plans to lower the benefits cap to £23,000, Helen Barnard Policy and Research Manager at JRF said:

19 January 2015

Families with children are now at greater risk than any other group of having an inadequate income, with more than one in three having less than they require for a socially acceptable standard of living. According to new research for the Joseph Rowntree Foundation, at least 8.1 million parents and children are living on incomes below what is needed to cover a minimum household budget, up by more than a third from 5.9 million in 2008/09.

12 December 2014

Calls have been made for local authorities and City Regions to retain savings made from tackling unemployment and poverty in their area, in a new report for the Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF).

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