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‘The complexity is overwhelming!’ - Reflections on second Wolverhampton Poverty Truth meeting

In our latest guest blog, Sarah Campbell (Joseph Rowntree Foundation) reflects on the 2nd meeting of Grassroots Voices and City Shapers in WolverhamptonRead more

Citizens Advice Wolverhampton calls for government to fix Universal Credit before it full roll-out

Guest Blog: Full roll out of UC begins in Wolverhampton in December, but there's increasing concern about how it will affect peopleRead more

Do we believe in a safety net or not?

Guest blog: CEO of CHADD - Anna Gillespie report on our recent Black Country Homelessness ConferenceRead more

Crowd Funding for new Places of Welcome

Crowdfunding to create more Places of Welcome in Staffordshire and StokeRead more

Grassroots Voices, City Shapers Launch

What if people who have directly faced poverty are involved in tackling poverty?Read more


We were very excited to hear this week that The Living Wage Foundation has accredited us as a Living Wage employer!Read more


Coordinator appointed to exciting new work that will give Wolverhampton people a direct voice in shaping the future of their cityRead more

Foodbanks & Sanctions

Reasons for increasing food bank use are complicated, but evidence points to the increasing role the welfare system and benefits sanctions are playingRead more

Our Dec E-News

News and events from the Black Country and StaffordshireRead more