Councils impact on health in many ways; whether in terms of open space, housing, planning, social care, sport or other services. This web service aims to help people get to grips with issues of relevance to health services and the new health and wellbeing boards. Each topic is structured in four sections:
- Why is this important?
- The role of the local authority.
- Key tasks for elected Members.
- Useful links: where to find out more.
The 20 “must knows” cover the following areas:
The master contents page for this information resource is given below:
Twenty “must-knows” on health and wellbeing (web pages). London: Local Government Improvement and Development Agency, 2012.