Skills for Care has found that the growing adult social care sector and its skilled workforce contributes £50.3 billion to the English economy.

People experiencing homelessnessare to be supported through pilot projects to provide temporary accommodation, care and support.

NICE has produced a new draft guideline to increase the access people experiencing homelessness have to health and social care services.

Diabetes UK has predicted that, without significant government action, up to 5.5 million people in the UK could be living with diabetes by 2030.

Early support hubs which allow young people to access mental health support without referrals should be made available nationwide, says LGA.

Labour is calling for urgent action on ventilation following a 67 per cent increase in the number of children out of school due to coronavirus.

Liverpool City Council is set to launch its Good Food Plan to help create a city where everyone can eat good food.

The Health Foundation and the ADPH are calling on the government to increase funding for public health following years of underinvestment.

Sajid Javid has announced an additional £388 million of government funding for infection prevention and control in adult social care settings.

New data released by NHS Digital has shown that the mental health of children and young people has not improved since last year's lockdown.

England's chief medical officer has said that seaside towns need to be redesigned for the modern age to tackle deprivation and health inequalities.

The government’s social care plan will do nothing to immediately help the millions of people who draw on and work in care and support.

Almost 2,000 swimming pools could be lost forever by the end of the decade unless the government ‘acts now’ to replace or refurbish ageing facilities.

Pupils will benefit from a trained senior mental health lead tasked with identifying those who need support and improving access to specialist services.

The government is being urged to create 250,000 new homes for key workers as a reward for their efforts during the pandemic.

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This year, Total Telecom’s Connected Britain is celebrating its 10th anniversary, marking a decade of networking, innovation, and collaboration. The conference is now the UK’s largest digital economy event, set to welcome over 7,500 delegates from the telecoms industry and beyond to discuss the hottest topics at ExCel London on September 11–12. 

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