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NGOChurch Action on Poverty (CAP)

CAP, Central Buildings, Oldham St, Manchester, M1 1JQ

Telephone0161 2369321
Background Information

Church Action on Poverty (CAP) describes itself as "a national ecumenical Christian social justice charity, committed to tackling poverty in the UK. It works in partnership with churches and with people in poverty themselves to find solutions to poverty, locally, nationally and globally." CAP was a founder member of both the Churches National Housing Coalition, and Poverty Action. Charity no. 1079986, company no. 3780243. Sources:; Cook Routledge Guide to British Political Archives 2006

Year Created1982
Other Names / Antecedent Bodies
Related Organisations

Churches National Housing Coalition; Poverty Action

KeywordsChristianity; Poverty and social exclusion (UK).
Last Edited ByRC at 23/11/2007 17:32:23