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Coronavirus: information for councils
LGA responds to COVID-19 vaccine announcement
Spending Review 2020: On-the-Day Briefing
LGA responds to ADCS report on children’s social care pressures
“This report reinforces the significant budget reductions councils have experienced and increasing numbers of children needing urgent help. As the impact of the pandemic becomes clear, councils expect to see a significant rise in referrals to children’s social care and demand for wider children’s support services."
LGA responds to APPG on Coronavirus interim report
"Councils have played a crucial role during the pandemic and have demonstrated how vital local knowledge and expertise is in combating the virus and protecting their communities."
Radical re-working needed for the high needs further education system
The high needs system for further education is not working and requires a radical shake-up, council and college leaders say today in a new report.
Planning, commissioning, funding and supporting post-16 high needs students
In January 2020, the Local Government Association, the Association of Colleges and Natspec commissioned acl consulting to undertake a review of arrangements for planning, commissioning, funding, and supporting provision for post-16 high needs students.
Useful information for councils on novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
Financing Green Ambition, 2 December 2020
Presentations from this event are available here.
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