Universal credit not enough to live off: petition to reform now to avoid surge in poverty

23 Nov 20

Four in five people claiming Universal Credit do not have enough money to cover rent, food and bills  65% have missed meals to cut down on food costs 100,000 sign a petition calling for the government to urgently review Universal Credit Universal Credit should be...

Free school meals: We won!

9 Nov 20

Incredible news! The government has finally agreed to provide £170 million to feed children on free school meals this Christmas. They’ve even promised to extend this to the Easter, summer and Christmas school holidays in 2021 as well. It was only a few weeks ago...

New chair excited by new direction for 38 Degrees

24 Aug 20

38 Degrees has appointed Sue Tibballs OBE as its new chair. Sue is a campaigner and commentator who has worked in the social change sector for nearly 30 years. She is CEO of the Sheila McKechnie Foundation, a ‘think and do tank’ that builds capacity...

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Where should I set up my petition?

19 Jun 20

If you are thinking about setting up a petition you might be wondering which website you should use. Here are a few reasons why 38 Degrees is the best place to go…   What makes 38 Degrees unique? 🧡 Our values drive us. Unlike for-profit...

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A collection of anti-racism resources

4 Jun 20

Some of the resources in this list might be familiar to you – some of them won’t. But the important thing is we each show up and do the work. So we invite you to take some time to read, listen, think – and share...

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Our plan for the NHS

6 May 20

The results are in. With our NHS facing its biggest ever challenge, more than 100,000 of us have taken a survey to have our say on what we can do together to protect our NHS.  The results of the survey show that no matter who...