The Citizens Advice network has published Helping people find their way forward its national manifesto for the next government.
We’re calling on all parties “to take action on the issues that matter to people’s lives, so that fewer people face the same problems in the future.”
Here is what new ministers should do to bring about positive change:
Our information comes directly from the millions of people who ask us for help each year.
We know that many problems are not caused by people’s mistakes or weakness but the policies and actions of government and other organisations.
At election time parties and candidates have a great opportunity. They can resolve to improve the lives of constituents by changing policies that are leaving many anxious and some in extreme poverty.
NOTE. The CARBS Research & Campaigns team will support the national manifesto while continuing with local priorities which closely reflect national issues.