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Local authority chiefs say they are ‘determined’ to prevent homelessness as figures reveal almost 600 homeless people died in England and Wales last year.
The NHS has announced it will be funding council ‘drunk tanks’ over the Christmas period to ease the pressure on local hospitals.
Councils have reacted angrily to ‘short-sighted’ cuts to public health funding next year by the Government.
Half a million children and young people are set to benefit from new mental health support teams, secretary of state for health and social care has announced.
An inquiry into the role of Clinical Commissioning Groups has been launched after a report warned many were ‘failing to function effectively’.
Senior public health experts have called for action to halt growing inequality in provision of services in the north of England compared to the South.
Councillors in Leeds are to consider providing free sanitary products in schools and libraries throughout the city in a bid to end 'period poverty'.
A long-term fix to pay for adult social care has been 'kicked into the long grass', local government leaders have warned.
Preventable illnesses are one of several factors behind the slowing improvements in life expectancy in England, the national health body warns.
A £36,000 lifetime cap on care costs for older people would cost £3.6bn by 2035, research into the costs and trade-offs of reforming long-term care for older people has revealed.