Budget representation

Document type
Policy briefing
Corporate author(s)
Joseph Rowntree Foundation
Joseph Rowntree Foundation
Date of publication
1 January 2016
Social Policy, Community Development and Regeneration, Employment, Families, Housing and Homelessness
Social welfare
Material type

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This submission focuses upon prevention and progression as areas for the Treasury to tackle on route to a secure and prosperous United Kingdom. It includes some recommendations under the theme of prosperity and economic security.

Key points:

  • Develop a network of family hubs to provide wrap around support to parents and families.
  • Invest in high quality careers advice to be delivered in school by expert advisers.
  • Improve personal pension saving by reducing opt-out rates.

This plan seeks to promote a prosperous, poverty free UK, and was developed by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation along with a wide array of stakeholders from across the political spectrum.

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