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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.
Blog post from Councillor David Fothergill on the government's smoke-free ambition and the importance of curbing the devastating health impacts of smoking.
To mark the beginning of National Care Leavers' Week, the LGA sent an open letter to small businesses encouraging them to sign up to the Care Leaver Covenant.
Blog post from Councillor David Fothergill, Councillor Louise Gittins and Councillor Darren Rodwell on the environmental and health impacts of disposable vapes.
The Rising number of reported cases of Modern Slavery in the care sectorNatasha Mitra, Head of Helpline Services, Unseen
Modern slavery risk assessment
NEOST response to the consultation on the Government’s response to the School Teachers’ Review Body’s 33rd Report and the draft 2023 School Teachers’ Pay and Conditions Document.
Ensuring we get the best for people leaving care.
We're developing a suite of new resources to assist councils to improve their local support for unpaid carers and to prepare for Care Quality Commission (CQC) assessment.
Feedback report: 11 – 13 July 2023
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