Public health services at risk amid funding uncertainty and Omicron pressures
Drug and alcohol treatment, tackling obesity and health visiting are among the vital frontline services at risk of being cut back or closing altogether, unless government urgently sets out public health funding for the next year.
Briefing for senior leaders - Analysis of Safeguarding Adults Reviews
This briefing is of particular relevance to senior leaders across a range of agencies, who are members of a Safeguarding Adults Board (SAB), in meeting their safeguarding responsibilities. It also can be used by all senior managers across the partnership.
LGA responds to launch of new independent rough sleeping commission
“Councils are determined to build on the success of the Everyone In initiative, which has demonstrated what can be achieved when all parts of the public and voluntary sector work together to get people sleeping rough off the streets and into safe accommodation."
COVID-19: Support for the hospitality industry, House of Commons, 24 March 2021
Throughout the pandemic, councils have provided a lifeline to struggling hospitality businesses by distributing more than £11 billion to 880,000 small businesses in 2020. As the government implements the road map to re-opening, councils will continue helping businesses to re-open safely.