This policy paper looks at what resilience means for local authorities and argues that for resilience to really work it should be built on a partnership between local institutions, communities and citizens.
This practical guide to developing contingency and continuity plans in order to deal with the interruption or failure of social care providers, was developed on behalf of ADASS, the Department of Health and the LGA.
This is a short report of two discussions that we held for our policy network before the general election to discuss key points from the party manifestos as they related to local government.
New research from LGiU looks at the role that councils will play in future house building. Are they ready to take on an enabler role and create the partnerships that will get the homes that we need built?
Project resilience is intended to stimulate a debate about resilience in the 21st century that puts local democracy at the heart of the concept.
This road map from the LGiU outlines how political devolution to English local government can be achieved as a means of strengthening local economies and improving public services.
This is the final report of the inquiry by the County APPG that looked at health and social care integration. The report was produced by the LGiU and the County Councils Network (CCN).
A valued, well-paid, well-trained work force is essential to good care. This report outlines why we don’t have that now and what we can do to get it.
The report explores how councillors can provide leadership when building new homes and creating new communities. It contains innovative and practical recommendations to help them do so.
Looking after children is the bedrock of any caring society. It is vital for the wellbeing of young people, their families and our communities and so it is essential that we get it right.