The challenges currently facing councils are unprecedented, but sector-led improvement has proven to be a success even in tough times
Promoting and modelling positive culture
The Local Government Association’s (LGA) range of political leadership development programmes helps to support and develop councillors.
This collection of insights from officers, councillors and others who have contributed time as peers show the clear benefits of giving and receiving challenge and support.
Integration is no easy task. It is not an answer in itself, nor is it a panacea for the system’s financial challenges.
CHIP is the Local Government Association's (LGA) Care and Health Improvement Programme
This self-assessment is designed to support local Healthwatch and local Healthwatch commissioners in establishing successful governance for an effective local Healthwatch organisation.
This report outlines the results of the LGA's consultation on the future of sector-led improvement, undertaken between January and March 2015.
Bright Futures – getting the best for children, young people and families
Our 7-point plan for coordinated action across the public, community and voluntary sectors, to help offer the brightest future for children and families.
Growing places: building local public services for the future
This paper sets out how local government stands ready to meet the challenges of a changing world - and lays out the resources and shifts in thinking that will be needed to make this happen.
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