This research publication summarises key trends and actions undertaken by local areas to reduce child poverty over the period April 2021 to March 2022 so that key learnings can be shared and lessons learned.
This report analyses 16 Local Child Poverty Action Reports (LCPARs) for the financial year 2021/22. LCPARs describe actions related to child poverty reduction taken over a given year by a local authority as well as the actions it plans for the following year.
The overarching aim of the research is to summarise key actions undertaken by local areas to reduce child poverty over the period April 2021 to March 2022. The report highlights key actions that have taken place and examines how local efforts have been governed and structured.