Tagged: local authorities

Final grant allocations for adults’ personal social services

This letter confirms the final adults’ personal social services (PSS) specific revenue and capital grant funding for local authorities for the periods 2013/14. It also sets out provisional allocations for … Read more → – Final grant allocations for adults’ personal social services

Public health services non mandatory contracts and guidance published

The public health services contract published today is a non-mandatory contract designed for use by local authorities in commissioning services to meet their new public health functions. It is adaptable … Read more → – Public health services non mandatory contracts and guidance published

£5.45 billion budget for local public health services announced

A £5.45 billion two-year ring-fenced public health budget for local authorities has been announced today. From April 2013, public health budgets will be protected for the first time, with local … Read more → – £5.45 billion budget for local public health services announced

Ring fenced public health grants to local authorities 2013-14 and 2014-15 published

The ring fenced grants for 2013-14 and 2014-15 announced today provide local authorities with £2.66 billion and £2.79 billion to spend on public health services for their local populations. Average … Read more → – Ring fenced public health grants to local authorities 2013-14 and 2014-15 published

Grant allocations for adults’ personal social services

This letter sets out the provisional adults’ personal social services (PSS) specific revenue and capital grant funding for local authorities for the periods 2013/14 and 2014/15. Details of individual funding … Read more → – Grant allocations for adults’ personal social services

Response to the consultation regarding local authority health scrutiny

The response to the consultation on local authority health scrutiny is now available. The report provides an overview and analysis of the responses received, the Department’s comments and the action … Read more → – Response to the consultation regarding local authority health scrutiny

Technical change to the process for approving doctors working under the Mental Health Act

This afternoon the Secretary of State for Health announced that the Department of Health is taking action to correct an irregularity in the application of the Mental Health Act 1983. … Read more → – Technical change to the process for approving doctors working under the Mental Health Act