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The health of residents is a top priority for all of us.
The Long Term Plan’s focus on population health has prompted a reassessment of how the health service interacts with local government.
If you follow the news today, it’s likely you will come across a story about a child safeguarding failure.
Standing in the bus shelter opposite Longniddry station, on my way to East Lothian Council, it was pretty clear that real-time information is now an expected part of our lives.
'Take a new approach to adult social care'Subscription
Buckinghamshire CC faces the challenge of providing adult health and social care services to an ageing and evergrowing population,
It’s widely agreed that the funding for adult social care and wider social care is in urgent need of reform.
'Councils must back leisure and cultural trusts'Subscription
Sporta, the membership body representing leisure and cultural trusts, has rebranded to Community Leisure UK.
Recent figures from the Department for Education showed a 5.3% increase in children being supported through a child protection plan compared to last year, the largest rise since 2014.
Data can facilitate early intervention and prevention while salvaging council’s finances, Mark Smulian reports.
While homelessness varies across the country, better co-ordination, integration and more preventative mindsets offer hope. Jimmy Nicholls reports