The Church of England has asked local and national organisations to submit a poverty strategy. This is our response. Marriage as a Social Justice Buffer against Child Poverty Harry Benson, Research Director, Marriage Foundation March 2021 SUMMARY Marriage is a social justice issue. It bonds couples together. It provides the strongest platform of reliability and […]
Family breakdown costs £50bn a year
When couples split up, families move from one to two households. Poverty is a common outcome that affects children. Six out of ten lone parents are supported by the state compared to one out of ten couple parents. That's where most of the £50bn is spent.