LGA and ADASS are Partners in Care and Health, supporting councils to improve the way they deliver adult social care and public health services; and helping Government understand the challenges faced by the sector.
The Local Government Association and Association of Directors of Adult Social Services are Partners in Care and Health (PCH), working with other well-respected organisations.
PCH helps councils to improve the way they deliver adult social care and public health services and helps Government understand the challenges faced by the sector.
The programme is a trusted network for developing and sharing best practice, developing tools and techniques, providing support and building connections. It is funded by Government and offered to councils without charge
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CQC's new assurance framework
The new duty on the CQC to assess local authorities’ delivery of their adult social care (ASC) duties under Part 1 of the Care Act 2014 came into effect on 1 April 2023. Linked to this new duty is a power for the Secretary of State to intervene where, following assessment under the new duty, it is considered that a local authority is failing to meet their duties.
Social Care Policy Group: Reflections on the adult social care reform agenda
We are calling for a co-produced, national workforce strategy alongside action to improve terms and conditions.