Public Health England (PHE) have released their annual plan, which presents this organisation’s core functions and outlines intended actions for the coming year.
“We … continue to support local authorities, the NHS and others to help people live longer, healthier, happier lives and reduce health inequalities, recognising that the £200m reduction in this year’s public health grant brings with it new challenges for our local authority partners…” (p.3).
Who we are and what we do: annual plan for 2015 to 2016. London: Public Health England, August 7th 2015. PHE publications gateway no. 2015223.
Local Authority Public Health Allocations 2015/16: Consultation on In-Year Savings
Possibly also of interest, there is a consultation concerning the £200 million reductions in the Public Health Grant to local authorities 2015 to 2016:
Local authority public health allocations 2015 to 2016: in-year savings. London: Department of Health, July 31st 2015.