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Councils need funding for adult social care assurance
Children’s social care placements costing £10,000-plus rise sharply
Thousands of refugees could be on the streets for Christmas
The LGA's response to the Government's open consultation on creating a smokefree generation and tackling youth vaping.
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Feedback report: 20 - 23 June 2023
We aim to map the various elements that provide assurance of the performance of local government and to demonstrate how they all fit together. We hope that this framework will be useful both for councils and the public.
We have highlighted below the top ten tips for Directors of Children's services.
The National Employers have made a full and final offer to the Officers’ Side in response to the Officers’ Side’s pay and conditions claim for 2022 and a final pay offer for 2023.
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