Key West Midlands event focusing upon a new National Procurement Strategy for Health and Social Care. The event looks to bring together Adult Services, Children's Services, Public Health, Procurement and Legal Services to develop and refine a new LGA led National Procurement Statement.
The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) is organising a series of one-day workshops to help parish councils in England meet their data protection and freedom of information obligations.
The Adoption Leadership Board is keen to identify and promote best practice in adoption services and would like to pilot a workshop approach with LAs and VAAs hosted by a Regional Adoption Board. From this it is likely that all regional boards will undertake a similar exercise.
This is a major public service conference, a great networking opportunity and a chance to debate the most burning issues and challenges in the provision of local public services both in the run up to the General Election and beyond.
This event will explore workforce capacity gaps in relation to the Care Act, support you in completing a plan to address the gaps and share examples of successful approaches that could be adopted.