Topic: Health and social care

Health, public health and social care – for adults and children.


All Things Scotland – National Care Service bill on hold, but what is next?

In a week where we jumped from announcements on the National Care Service to debates on breaking up Scotland’s largest council, our latest edition of All Things Scotland brings you all the key reports and updates to keep you informed and connected on Scottish Local Government.

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National Care Service: has this idea become a white elephant that nobody wants to own?

Scotland’s National Care Service Bill has generated quite the reaction, with many urging a re-think and questioning its impact on local government. While the first Holyrood debate on the Bill has been delayed until June, this briefing makes a start by reviewing the principal concerns of local government.

Scotland Briefing

Health, public health and social care round-up: February 2023

The health, public health and social care round-up summarises new policies, research and publications that are relevant to councillors and officers interested in health and social care. Big topics this month include the cost of care, workforce issues and delayed discharges, among others.

England & Wales, Scotland Briefing

All Things Scotland – Get ready, set, go. First Minister race warms up!

As questions are asked over who the next First Minister will be and what policy they will want to deliver? This week’s edition of All Things Scotland focuses on the financial implications of the recent Budget Bill and other key news, reports and updates for local government.

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All Things Ireland – What will March hold for Irish local government?

Proving to be yet another busy week for housing and transport projects, this edition of All Things Ireland brings you all the latest local government news, reports and updates to keep you in the loop with everything happening in the world of Irish local government.

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