The County Councils Network had a busy August, securing national media warning over funding pressures on children’s services, and raising concerns over delayed transfers of care targets. In addition, the network was featured in the trade press, with articles ranging from CCN’s New Deal for Counties document, devolution, and Brexit.
Children and Young People Now: Children’s services spend tops £600m
Public Sector Executive: Leading in the challenging times ahead
Health Service Journal: Jeremy Hunt urged to rethink ‘backwards’ DToC targets
The Planner: Waking the economy’s sleeping giants