November 2023: Engage Britain has now merged with Demos. You can still find all our work from 2019-2023 here, but to get in touch or find out about our new ventures, go to

"What is painfully obvious to me is that if you have financial resources and, like myself, a good number of siblings, you are far more able to support someone in your own family who is in need of significant help than someone who has still to go to work or has fewer relatives around them."