London Coalition Against Poverty

LCAP General Meeting July 11th 1pm-3pm

London Coalition Against Poverty is a coalition of local groups who meet to provide support with housing and benefit issues (homelessness, benefit sanctions, welfare cuts, and dodgy private landlords), and take collective action on the issues we face. The local groups meet regularly in their home boroughs. You can read more about how these groups […]

Building Mutual Support? Get the LCAP pamphlet

A new updated print run of the LCAP pamphlet Building mutual support LCAP Pamphlet is out now! Contact londoncoalitionagainstpoverty@gmail.com if you would like some copies sent to you or read it online here.

Success! HASL member overturns bedroom tax applied to her living room

We demand that Lambeth Council now reconsider it’s flawed and unnecessary application of this tax! A Housing Action Southwark and Lambeth (HASL) member won her appeal against application of the bedroom tax to her front room last week following protests from the group and representation from Kevin Long at Lambeth Law Centre. The judge in […]

UN Special Rapporteur on Disability — Testimony Session

UN Special Rapporteur on Disability – Testimony Session Just Fair Monday, 25 November 2013 from 13:30 to 16:00 (GMT) London, United Kingdom https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/un-special-rapporteur-on-disability-testimony-session-tickets-9341062369 http://welfaretales.wordpress.com/2013/11/16/un-expert-to-hear-disabled-peoples-austerity-testimony/

Housing Action Southwark and Lambeth Info Day

Join Housing Action Southwark and Lambeth on Saturday 26th October 3-6pm at The Brix, St Matthews Church in Brixton (SW2 1JF). We will have information on the cuts to housing and welfare that are happening as well as providing a chance to discuss ways of taking action against our housing situations and getting decent housing […]

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