Care and Support Act reform implementation for councils

Care and Support reform

The Care Act has now come into effect: a new law about care and support for adults in England. Here you can read more about the law and LGA guidance on implementing the reform.

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Councils are exciting and rewarding places for young people to work. Find out more about the LGA's sponsored world on Plotrthe careers website for 11 to 24 year olds.

LGA in Parliament 2010-2015 publication of successes

Get in on the Act

A series of guides on recent laws passed through Parliament, their impact on councils and what the LGA has done to influence each one.

Investing in our nation's future

Our mission

The LGA is the national voice of local government. We work with councils to support, promote and improve local government.

Our key priorities are:

  • Funding for local government
  • Economic growth, jobs and housing
  • Public service reform
  • About the LGA – for more details on our organisation.