Press Release 13th March 2015

Press Release:   Friday 13 March 2015   MOTHERS MATTER ALL YEAR LONG, NOT JUST ON MOTHERING SUNDAY A Mother’s Day card with a difference will be hand-delivered this Sunday to Number 10 Downing Street by campaigners from Mothers at Home Matter, a group demanding fairer policies for families caring for children at home. The […]

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Who Cares About the Family

Who Cares About the Family MAHM

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Putting Children at the Heart of Policy

Relationships Matter Opinion piece restored soon – currently being updated. 

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What are our recommendations for action?

 MAHM has a number of actions: In order to better support family life and meet children’s developmental needs we believe that: We need to value  the work of ‘care’ and elevate it to the status it deserves As a society we need to better value ‘care’ and elevate the status of care and unpaid work. […]

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What are our recommendations for policy?

See above:

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Lib Dems conference 2014 – speech by Anne Fennell, Vice Chair MAHM

by Anne Fennell, MAHM Vice-Chair Speech at Liberal Democrats Conference 2014 Thank you for inviting me here to speak, it is a great privilege. I was rather amused when I read the Directory and saw myself described as a Lib Dem high profile speaker. In reality I am a mother who about 4 years ago […]

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SELECT COMMITTEE ON AFFORDABLE CHILDCARE – CALL FOR EVIDENCE

SELECT COMMITTEE ON AFFORDABLE CHILDCARE – CALL FOR EVIDENCECHILDCARE POLICY  – August 2014Background:The Affordable Childcare Committee was appointed on 12 June 2014 to consider and report on issues of childcare affordability.  Soon after, on 3 July, a call for evidence was published seeking oral and written submissions.  The Committee has been given a reporting deadline […]

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Independent taxation 25 years on – does it meet today’s needs?

Independent taxation 25 years on – does it meet today’s needs? Click on CARE report above for an analysis of family taxation in the UK.  October 2013 On October 23rd 2013 MAHM attended the launch of CARE’s report into family taxation, hosted by Lord Lawson in the Palace of Westminster.   After a presentation from […]

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If you think what we do is worthless – meet the modern family

If_you_think_-_speech.pdf   If_you_think1_-_slides_1.pdf Click above to see presentation by Anne Fennell (MAHM) with Don Draper (CARE) at Lib Dems event October 2013.

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Recommendations for policy advisors

Click on this file for a copy of our recommendations prepared for House of Commons event (March 2013): Recommendations_for_policy_advisors_March_2013.pdf

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