Child Poverty Action Group

Promotes the relief of poverty among children and families

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  • To ensure that families on low incomes get their full entitlements to welfare benefits
  • To campaign for improvements in both benefits and other policies to eradicate the injustice of poverty.

services provided:

  • Advises local advice workers on the complexities of the social security system and keeps them up-to-date with the latest developments
  • Fights for rights, by taking up legal test cases to secure for people the benefits to which they are entitled
  • Researches the facts about poverty, providing up-to-date analysis for decision makers, the media and the public
  • Campaigns for changes in policy
  • Child Poverty Action Group branches back up national campaigning work by investigating, publicising and campaigning on local poverty issues.


Various levels of membership available.


Opening hours:

Monday – Friday, 9.00am – 5.00pm


Glasgow office:

Child Poverty Action Group in Scotland
Unit 9, Ladywell,
94 Duke Street,
Glasgow G4 0UW

0141 552 3303


30 Micawber St
N1 7TB

Phone: 020 7837 7979
Fax: 020 7253 0599

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