Childcare

Lack of flexibility in low paid-work means people are having to go part-time, study finds
Flexible working

Lack of flexibility in low paid-work means people are having to go part-time, study finds

Working parents and people with caring responsibilities are increasingly looking to part-time work that gives them greater flexibility

Meet the mums calling for immediate reform of childcare and flexible working
Childcare crisis

Meet the mums calling for immediate reform of childcare and flexible working

“I had a baby, not a lobotomy, I can still do my work,” said Clare, one of the many parents who are demanding more government support

March of the Mummies: Why mums across the UK are protesting in Halloween fancy dress
Childcare crisis

March of the Mummies: Why mums across the UK are protesting in Halloween fancy dress

Mums across the UK are protesting against the The Motherhood Penalty and demanding the government does something about it

Labour would bring in free breakfast clubs at every primary school in England
Childcare

Labour would bring in free breakfast clubs at every primary school in England

No more distractions: The next prime minister must tackle the childcare crisis
Megan Jarvie

No more distractions: The next prime minister must tackle the childcare crisis

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Poorest parents spend three times more on childcare than the richest
Childcare

Poorest parents spend three times more on childcare than the richest

Half of UK parents can’t afford childcare over the summer holidays
Childcare

Half of UK parents can’t afford childcare over the summer holidays

6 in 10 women say the cost of childcare was a reason they had an abortion
Childcare

6 in 10 women say the cost of childcare was a reason they had an abortion

‘We need to bust the myths that too often exist around children who wait longest to be adopted’
Mark Owers

‘We need to bust the myths that too often exist around children who wait longest to be adopted’

Rising childcare costs are limiting parents’ ability to work, says Labour
Employment

Rising childcare costs are limiting parents’ ability to work, says Labour

How London Early Years Foundation has supported children and families through the pandemic
Changemakers 2022

How London Early Years Foundation has supported children and families through the pandemic

The number of children awaiting adoption is double the number of adopters
Social Justice

The number of children awaiting adoption is double the number of adopters

Nurseries in poorer areas are at crisis point, councils warn
Social Justice

Nurseries in poorer areas are at crisis point, councils warn

Jeremy Corbyn explains £5.3 billion cost of Labour’s childcare plan
Social Justice

Jeremy Corbyn explains £5.3 billion cost of Labour’s childcare plan