19 January 2021
Joseph Rowntree Foundation’s (JRF) 2020/21 annual report highlights early indications of how poverty has changed in our society since the start of the coronavirus outbreak, as well as the situation revealed by the latest poverty data, collected before the outbreak. It examines overall changes to poverty, with sections looking at the impact of work, the social security system and housing. It also benefits from powerful insights from members of JRF’s Grassroots Poverty Action Group, who have direct experience of living on a low income. To read the full report click here https://www.jrf.org.uk/report/uk-poverty-2020-21.