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...

Face masks: frequently asked questions

21 Jul 20

If you have any further questions, please get in touch on: nhsmask@38degrees.org.uk

Statement from the Board of 38 Degrees

28 Apr 20

Following the dismissal of 38 Degree’s Executive Director, David Babbs, last year, for gross misconduct, the Board commissioned an independent investigation into additional allegations which surfaced about his conduct. This investigation was conducted by an experienced independent investigator, Robin Somerville. As we have previously made...

38 Degrees’ Coronavirus: Will you chip in?

31 Mar 20

A message from Zoe, CEO at 38 Degrees: It’s been a week since our country went into lockdown and the reality and gravity of what we face over the coming months is becoming clearer every day. I know a lot of us might be feeling...

38 Degrees Coronavirus response

26 Mar 20

Coronavirus has spread quickly around the world. We’re all worried about our loved ones, each other, our communities and ourselves. But it hasn’t stopped hundreds and thousands of us from coming together to support each other. In the past couple of weeks we’ve been working...