When in the eye of the storm it is difficult to think beyond the immediate pressure, but when the pandemic has abated it will be important to reflect and learn lessons that will make us better prepared and more resilient for the future.
This primer is designed to provide newly-elected councillors with a short, non-technical introduction to the main features of local government finance in England, but should also be useful to others new to local government or wanting to find out more about finance.
Counting the “cost”, carbon offsetting for local authorities: what are the options and how do they work
This guide provides an overview for local authorities on the controversial issue of carbon offsetting, a topic that polarises opinion. It gives local authorities context and signposts to resources that can support difficult organisational decision-making.
The LGiU has been working for years to support better home care with our member councils, with home care providers and with those involved intimately in the business of care – care workers, people who need care and their families.