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.
Citizenship & Integration Initiative - final report
Trust for London's response to private rented sector evictions consultation
The unheard workforce: Experiences of Latin American migrant women in cleaning, hospitality and domestic work
English language use and proficiency of migrants in the UK
From our Twitter
Want to learn more on what #LDNChallengePoverty Week is all about? Watch this animation to find out why we’re keen to get people talking and taking action on #poverty in #London . Let’s #SortItOut ! With thanks to all the orgs involved in creating it @4in10 @onroadmedia @jrf_uk pic.twitter.com/jYRjapQDJU14 Oct 2019
#LCPSummit2019 's final panel: incredible leaders showcasing innovative approaches to a tackling #childpoverty in #London @mssophiaparker @littlevillagehq , @SLondonCitizens , @bharatmehta18 @trustforlondon , @Mumsmission_ #communityorganisers #communityleaders #changecomesfrompower pic.twitter.com/Qms4QEgnxT17 Oct 2019
Today we recognise the UN’s International Day for the Eradication of Poverty. Today and every day we’re working hard to tackle the causes of inequality, and help people find a way out of it. #LDNChallengePoverty pic.twitter.com/iCmg0ET8O917 Oct 2019
27% of Londoners live in poverty; over half are in a working family. On the #InternationalDayfortheEradicationofPoverty we renew our call for the Government to take meaningful action to end the needless scourge of poverty and hunger in our city. #MQT #LDNChallengePoverty17 Oct 2019
Important to hear about commitment from @debs_wb and @MayorofLondon to take action to invest in advice services, work in schools, build homes and advocate for increases to welfare support to challenge poverty in London. #LCPSummit2019 #LDNChallengePoverty #sortitout pic.twitter.com/A4A26wpxAP17 Oct 2019