April 2018

16 April 2018

WMIC Issue 21: Telling Ofsted

Ofsted recently published the results of its survey looking at the experiences of children living in children’s homes or with foster carers. West Midlands in Context highlights some of the key findings. Read More

16 April 2018

WMIC Issue 21: What’s so good about homes, health, care and understanding?

With health and housing closely interrelated, West Midlands in Context takes a look at the recent commitment across government departments, sectors and organisations to tackle health and care issues through housing. Read More

16 April 2018

WMIC Issue 21: Setting out the size of the challenge – NHS Digital’s obesity, activity and diet statistics

The proportion of obese and overweight adults and children is a major public health concern across the country. Recently published NHS statistics contain a wealth of information related to obesity and how it varies from place to place. West Midlands in Context takes a look at what they say about the West Midlands. Read More

16 April 2018

WMIC Issue 21: April Consultations

Some recently announced Government consultations and committee inquiries which should be of interest to councils and their partners. Read More