We support councils in helping the children, young people and families in their areas achieve the best possible outcomes.

The Children and Young People Board has responsibility for LGA activity on the wellbeing of children and young people, including education, social care and careers.

Children and Young People Board


LGA briefings on legislation currently before Parliament.

Childcare Bill

Education and Adoption Bill

Children and young people e-bulletin

Sign up to our monthly Children and young people e-bulletin.

Hidden Talents

How we are working with councils, government and a range of partners to help young people back into education and employment.


Leadership Essentials – on the LGA website