News and opinion
Living standard report shows 39% of Londoners cannot afford basic decent standard of living
Where will the burden of proof lie for EU citizens demonstrating their rights after Brexit?
Housing: improving London's private rented sector housing
Consultation response to Mayor of London's draft housing strategy
We have seven funding programmes:
Good homes & neighbourhoods
Funding for advocacy work on housing issues and housing legal advice at a specialist level.
Progression routes out of low-paid work; specialist employment legal advice; advocacy on employment issues and capacity-building.
Decent living standards
Welfare reform, the cost of living, and public attitudes to poverty. Representation and strategic legal action in social welfare law.
Advocacy work on understanding and reducing income and wealth inequality in London.
Pathways to settlement
Specialist immigration legal advice and advocacy work on the immigration system and pathways to citizenship.
Funding for second-tier and specialist organisations to help other organisations develop their skills.
Small grants for small groups with an annual income under £100,000. Funding for campaigning, advice and community activities in isolated areas.
From our Twitter
"Families in Brent have to wait up to 17 years for council homes, the authority has revealed" #brent #ukhousing https://www.getwestlondon.co.uk/news/west-london-news/brent-families-forced-wait-up-14174104#ICID=nsm …19 Jan 2018
Have you or your family been involved with children’s services? Our grantee @FamilyRightsGp would like your views on how to safely reduce numbers of children in care system https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/care-crisis-review-survey-for-family-members …19 Jan 2018
Do you work with children or families involved with the care system? Our grantee, @FamilyRightsGp would like your views on the ‘care crisis’ https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/care-crisis-review-survey-for-practitioners …19 Jan 2018