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LGA responds to winter loneliness warning
LGA responds to Alzheimer's Society analysis of stranded people in hospital
500 child protection investigations carried out every single day
“The impact of loneliness can be devastating, both physically and mentally, especially during the winter months."
"Councils are doing all they can to get people out of hospital safely and quickly and delays attributable to social care are down 7.2 cent from July to September."
Councillor workbook: councillor/officer relations
This workbook takes a ‘broad principles’ look at councillor/officer relations.
LGA debate on the number of vulnerable children in England, House of Lords, 14 December 2017
The Children’s Commissioner’s report highlights the complexity of issues facing young people and their families.
LGA response to the Casey review on integration December 2017
The Local Government Association welcomes the helpful insight provided by the Dame Louise Casey review into opportunity and integration.
With 90 children entering the care system every single day last year, the LGA is calling on the Government to use the upcoming Local Government Finance Settlement to resolve the £2billion funding gap that is facing children’s services by 2020.
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Local government is already the most efficient, transparent and trusted part of the public sector. In this time of austerity, we will also need to be even more ambitious when it comes to reshaping services in the future.