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In order to be active citizens who are equipped to declare Christian truth and demonstrate Christ’s compassion to society we need to make sure we are informed!

You’ll find here all the latest news and information on the areas we work in.  This is updated constantly so be sure to check in regularly for news stories, blogs, press releases and further reflection.

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CARE Election Digest

30th Apr 2010
Public Affairs

The CARE Election Digest is our ‘one stop shop’ summary of the key CARE election priorities.

A family walking down a path

Large couple penalties for couples with children – Institute for Fiscal Studies confirms CARE research

29th Apr 2010
Public Affairs

The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), in important new research published today, has confirmed what CARE has been saying for many years, namely that there are large couple penalties for parents with children on low incomes and particularly for one-

Girl and teacher

Controversial Sex and Relationship Education changes dropped from Children, Schools and Families Bill

9th Apr 2010
Public Affairs

On Tuesday the 5th of April, during the ‘wash-up,’ controversial government proposals to centralise sex and relationship education were dropped.

School children

New Poll on Sex Education

7th Apr 2010
Public Affairs

Poll shows public believe parents, not the state, should have prime role in school sex education.

High heels

Significant step in reducing forced prostitution

31st Mar 2010
Public Affairs

CARE welcomes significant step to reduce forced prostitution.

Caring hands

DPP policy on assisted suicide published

25th Feb 2010
Public Affairs

On Thursday (26 Feb.) the Director of Public Prosecutions, Keir Starmer QC, made his response to the consultation on the interim DPP assisted suicide guidelines.  The guidelines were published on 23rd September last year and were out for consultation