NCAS 2014: Councils issue social care funding warning

By Jamie Hailstone | 28 October 2014

Councils will face a £4.3bn funding black hole by the end of the decade, according to town hall chiefs.

The Local Government Association (LGA) and the Association of Directors of Adult Social Services today made a joint plea for more long-term money to be brought into the health and social care system ahead of this week’s National Children and Adult Services Conference in Manchester.

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