Local Government Association

We are the national voice of local government, working with councils to support, promote and improve

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LGA Response: Homelessness Prevention Grant – Technical Consultation, August 2022

The LGA are supportive of a revision to current funding in order to simplify and take into account current housing pressures, but have some concerns about the proposals suggested as they are not necessarily reflective of current strains on homelessness services and will have an extremely adverse effect on London in particular.

LGA Response: Homelessness Prevention Grant – Technical Consultation, August 2022

Barnsley Council: Partnering to deliver the Household Support Fund

Barnsley Council has worked closely with their voluntary and community sector to deliver the Household Support Fund and have allocated some of the funding directly to community organisations who are developing sustainable approaches to the rising cost of living.

Case Study

Barnsley Council: Partnering to deliver the Household Support Fund

Work Local: evidence of success

Case studies highlighting local government’s leadership and innovation in bringing together partners and national schemes to improve outcomes for residents, businesses and other employers.

Work Local: evidence of success

Read2Dogs

The idea of reading to a dog originated in America. Alison Tutill had seen some research carried out by BookTrust and thought it would be something we could offer in libraries.

Read2Dogs