September 1, 2016

District Councils’ Network responds to Commons Health Committee report on Public Health post-2013

The Commons Health Select Committee today issued a report entitled Public Health Post-2013 – Structures, Organisation, Funding and Delivery Inquiry. In response, Cllr Neil Clarke, chairman […]
August 31, 2016

Districts’ role in prevention should be part of mainstream policy

District councils play a central role in social care and health integration and preventative services. We want to ensure that nationally we deliver better outcomes for […]
August 31, 2016

Districts’ role in prevention should be part of mainstream policy

In the LGC, 31 August 2016: DCN Chairman Cllr Neil Clarke says districts are well placed to ensure that STPs reflect the health and social care […]
November 19, 2015
The King's Fund infographic, district role in public health and wellbeing

The district council contribution to public health: a time of challenge and opportunity

District councils should be seen as key partners by the NHS and other tiers of local government, recognising their existing critical work in the integration of […]