How to make the case for social housingSubscription
Investing in social housing is costly, but could ultimately save money.
Outsourcing is facing some fundmental challenges as a result of changing public perceptions.
Falling funding levels are forcing councils to be more businesslike, but they need to change their culture, acquire the right skills and understand risk.
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
Improving the health of UK residents demands more integration between local government and the NHS. Jimmy Nicholls reports
How technology can improve citizen outcomesSubscription
How can radical technological change improve things for citizens? Nic Paton reports
Technology needs to be seen as an integral tool in providing services, not as a ‘fix’ to a problem. Claire Read reports on an LGC roundtable, supported by Capita
Making the best use of data is a matter of leadership, not good coding or database skills. Rachel Dalton reports on an LGC roundtable, supported by PA Consulting
Roundtable: Towards true transformationSubscription
A change of mindset will be vital to adapting the provision of services in a fundamentally changed sector. Rachel Dalton reports on an LGC roundtable, supported by Agilisys