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LGA responds to roadmap exit delay
LGA Virtual Annual Conference 2021: book your free ticket now
Welcome events for new councillors
LGA responds to independent review of children’s social care
“We support the ambition of the independent review of children’s social care to make sure children, including those in care, grow up in loving, stable and safe environments.
LGA responds to mandatory vaccinations for workers in care homes
Cllr David Fothergill responds to the Government’s decision to make vaccination a condition of deployment for anyone working in a CQC-registered care home in England for residents requiring nursing or personal care.
Newly elected councillor event, 11 June 2021
Download the presentations and access resources for newly elected councillors.
Unauthorised encampments: Sharing best practice and lessons learned, 15 June 2021
Download presentations from the Cheshire and Warrington Traveller Team and the Multi Agency Traveller Unit, Leicestershire Police.
LGA: Local leadership crucial in climate change challenge
“By working in partnership with government, councils can continue to shape their local areas to help achieve net zero carbon emissions by 2050 or sooner.”
LGA responds to Public Accounts Committee report on the adult social care market
“Social care deserves parity of esteem with the NHS and as this report reiterates, action is urgently needed for the care workforce including on pay, conditions, professionalisation, skills and training."
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