23 October 2014
Today NHS England publish their Five Year Forward View, which sets out how the NHS needs to change to meet the future challenges.
20 October 2014
Councils are invited to apply for capital funding to assist with additional or improved housing and accommodation projects that support housing for people with learning disabilities, autism and/or challenging behaviour.
18 September 2014
Produced by national organisations representing health and care charities, local government, communities, staff and leaders, this document sets out a vision for health and care and a route map to achieve it.
10 September 2014
Chair of the LGA's Community Wellbeing Board, Councillor Izzi Seccombe has commented on the public health funding settlement.
4 August 2014
Councils are warning that changes to rules which govern how local authorities safeguard people receiving care and support could have a detrimental impact on the vulnerable and push social care further into crisis by diverting tens of millions of pounds from under pressure budgets.
The Community Wellbeing Board has responsibility for the LGA's activity in the areas of the wellbeing of adults, including health and social care.
Public Health England (PHE) is working with NHS England and local authority Directors of Public Health through the Local Health Resilience Partnerships (LHRPs) to ensure that contingency plans are as robust as possible.