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UK Poverty 2023


We know our financial situation can impact our mental health. When we’re worried about money, we might experience anxiety, sleepless nights, depression, and bad moods.

And sadly, many people in the UK have been affected by the cost of living crisis. Some people may be working multiple jobs, but still find themselves struggling to pay their bills or afford the things they need to get by.

This report from the the Joseph Rowntree Foundation explores poverty in the UK – what’s causing it, the impact it is having, and what might need to change to help make things better.

It’s not aimed directly at employers, but it can help give you a good understanding of the current cost of living crisis and how it is affecting the poorest people in the UK right now.

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The Joseph Rowntree Foundation works to support and speed up the transition to a more equitable and just future.

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