How you can help

We need as many people as possible to join the fight against food poverty. Please become part of our campaign by taking some of the actions suggested below.

  1. Subscribe to our newsletter here to follow to our campaign – and tell others in the Labour movement about it.
  2. Sign our open letter asking the Labour Party to adopt the Charter on Hunger.
  3. Write to your local council and urge it to implement a food poverty action plan, if it doesn’t already have one, based on the actions recommended here.
  4. Follow us on Twitter (@LabourHunger) and Facebook.
  5. Support the following campaigns:

This excellent article by Emma Kernahan, written for the charity Developing Health and Independence, provides a vision of a welfare state that supports each individual to reach their potential: ‘The benefits system is perfect just as it is and nobody should panic; it’s fine