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With people living longer, increases in costs and decreases in funding, adult social care is at breaking point

Responding to a report by Voluntary Organisations Disability Group on adult social care funding, Cllr Ian Hudspeth, Chairman of the LGA’s Community Wellbeing board,...

LGA responds to report by Public Accounts Committee on the adult social care workforce

Responding to a report by the Public Accounts Committee on the adult social care workforce in England, which states that a credible plan to...

Rising demand in social care will cost 60p in every £1 collected in council tax by 2020

Almost 60p in every £1 that people pay in council tax may have to be spent caring for children and adults by 2020, leaving...

Which? report shows shortfall in care home places by 2022

Responding to research by Which? showing almost nine in 10 council areas across England could face a shortfall in care home places by 2022,...

LGA responds to PAC report on planning for the Better Care Fund,

Responding to the PAC report on planning for the Better Care Fund, a Local Government Association spokesman, said:   “This rightly recognises the significant work that...

LGA & NHS confederation respond to Barker Commission Report

Responding to the Barker Commission report proposing the reshaping of health and social care around need, a spokesman from the Local Government Association, said:   “This...

NHS beds blocked by older people requiring care homes costs tax payers £526million since 2010

New figures from Age UK show that since June 2010, an estimated 1,928,255 bed days have been lost to the NHS at a cost...

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