Councils urged to tackle the ‘devastating consequences’ of loneliness

Councils urged to tackle the ‘devastating consequences’ of loneliness

Councils should provide and maintain essential services that help tackle the loneliness of older people, according to a new campaign.

Councils warned to be ‘rigorous’ in complaints about contractors

Councils have been reminded to ensure all complaints about contractors are carried out ‘properly’ following an investigation by the Local Government Ombudsman (LGO).

Councils warned to be ‘rigorous’ in complaints about contractors

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Pushing the Living Wage further

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