Five predictors of homelessness have been identified using administrative data held by councils. Read our new work on tackling homelessness.
For International Women’s Day we interviewed the women of Policy in Practice to find out about their careers. Watch the video here.
We look at how the benefit system can do more to support women and why they are one of the groups most deeply affected by the pandemic.
COVID-19 has taught us that the benefit system we want should be simple, accessible and protect the most vulnerable residents first.
We held our latest LIFT platform Steering Group where we welcomed many of our clients to our first online steering group.
Policy in Practice reviewed different collection policies for council tax across London for the Greater London Authority. Hear our findings.
Paul Howarth looks at new research about the collection of council tax in London commissioned by the Greater London Authority and published by Policy in Practice today.
Our new analysis about free school meals shows how many families struggle to meet the extra costs of food in school holidays, and why. We also present strategies the government could adopt to ensure that no family is in financial crisis as a result of the school holidays, including extending free school meals to all children from households in receipt of Universal Credit.