What are we doing for the 83,000 living in poverty?

23.12.16 Poverty at Christmas - Page 1

Suffolk is facing a real crisis in 2017 with more than 83,000 people living below the poverty line this Christmas, a community leader has warned.

Tim Holder, Development Director at Suffolk Community Foundation, has issued a hard hitting festive message in the wake of “absolutely shocking” figures which reveal 83,000 people in the county – 21,000 of them children – are living in poverty.

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