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Coronavirus: information for councils
National Adult Social Care Strategic Partners: Our response to 2021 Queen’s Speech
Queen’s Speech: councils respond
Sector support offer for councils
The following summary sets out the sector support offer for councils in 2021/22.
Useful information for councils on novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
LGA responds to Health and Social Care Committee report on health and care reform white paper
"A clear timeline is urgently needed from government on when concrete proposals will be brought forward."
We are united in our view that the Government’s proposals for the future of social care – promised again in the Queen’s Speech for later this year – must be brought forward urgently along with a clear timeline for action.
May 2021: We must keep the focus on mental health in the workplace
To support May’s Mental Health Awareness Week, Simon Blake, Chief Executive of Mental Health First Aid England, reflects on how the last year has made us focus on mental health and wellbeing and suggests ways that employers can learn from this as we start to reshape our work and workplaces.
Scope 3 greenhouse gas accounting guidance for social care, 13 May 2021
Presentations for this event are available here.
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Local government is already the most efficient, transparent and trusted part of the public sector. In this time of austerity, we will also need to be even more ambitious when it comes to reshaping services in the future.