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Wednesday, 17 October 2012

Impact of public spending cuts on vulnerable children/families

Written by Action for Children

A report examined the impact of public spending decisions on vulnerable children and families. It said that 2 out of 3 of the most vulnerable families were struggling with more severe issues than a year previously: yet by April 2012 only 12 per cent of the planned public spending cuts had taken place. Moreover, with welfare reforms still to be implemented, the situation was 'only going to get worse'.