WAY signs open letter to Government

March 2020

WAY today signed an open letter to the Prime Minister, alongside 17 other charities, calling for the Government to remedy the injustice that is depriving thousands of families from bereavement support because they aren't married.

Some of our members shared their heartbreaking stories on the Victoria Derbyshire show on 3 March here...

We are calling on the Government to act on the High Court and Supreme Court judgments that have both ruled this legislation to be incompatible with the human rights legislation because it discriminates against children on the grounds of their parents' marital status.

Please sign Laura's petition if you agree here...