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
Advocacy on 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.
The unspoken decline of Outer London: Why is poverty and inequality increasing in Outer London and what needs to change?
Helping Hand? Improving Universal Credit
FOI Good Practice: A survey of London local authorities
Making apprenticeships and traineeships work for single parents
From our Twitter
The government needs to listen to homeless charities on welfare reform, to avoid making things worse for the most vulnerable Londoners.” @SusieD_LON spoke to the @EnfieldDispatch on the rise of #roughsleeping in the borough https://bit.ly/2UDj9Ij25 Apr 2019
Although research shows the future employment gap between advantaged and disadvantaged children is smaller in London than in other regions of the UK, we still need to see action to make the capital a fairer city for every child https://bit.ly/2ZsGtw125 Apr 2019