Lone-parents, disabled children and ethnic minorities will be among worst-hit, says EHRC.
Government agrees to keep system open for six more months after pressure from Labour.
SNP MP launches petition calling on the UK government to scrap the tax on child support for victims of domestic abuse.
MP Angela Rayner says her party wants to block Tories’ vouchers and free school meals snatch.
Labour analysis found that children's services in England are facing are £2bn funding shortfall by 2020.
The rising cost of living and cuts to in-work benefits are leaving people at greater risk of sustained poverty, report warns.
Calls for commitment to topping up child element of universal credit to meet 2030 targets.
Growth of unsuitable self-employment blamed for half of single parent homes being poor.
TUC analysis found 550,000 children with a parent working in the public sector will be living in poverty by the end of the current financial year.
End Child Poverty says years-long freeze on benefits is major factor in emerging crisis.
SNP call on Theresa May to remove Tory MP Ben Bradley from office over 'offensive' blog posts.
The Children's Society has called on the Government to "provide free school meals for all children on universal credit".
The number of homeless children in Britain is at its highest level in a decade, shocking new research reveals.
Estimated 128,000 children are without a home – more than were in the same situation in 2007 – says Shelter report.
Almost 400,000 more UK children and 300,000 more pensioners plunged into poverty in past four years, new study finds.
Britain is in a ‘spiral of ever-growing division’ with rural and coastal regions being left behind, warns social mobility tsar.
Labour leader says Tory social security policy "is causing debt, hardship and homelessness", and calls for an "immediately pause" to the rollout of Universal Credit.
The Children’s Commissioners from all four UK nations call on Chancellor Philip Hammond to reverse years of social security cuts.
With council spending on early intervention cut by 40%, ministers urged to prevent ‘crisis turning into catastrophe’.
UK Government continue to defend the indefensible 'rape clause' and two-child tax credits policy, says SNP MP.
Tories accused of a “colossal failure of public policy”, as charity warns years of cuts have created "an austerity generation whose childhoods and life chances will be scarred".
Government urged to suspend universal credit job-seeking requirements "until sufficient childcare and flexible work opportunities are available".