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NHS England -
These two consultations aim to inform the debate on the future of voluntary sector involvement in the NHS. The first consultation seeks feedback from respondents from the voluntary and health and social care sectors the current state of partnership working, and how closer collaboration could be fostered. The second seeks views on the role and effectiveness of the government’s current ‘voluntary sector investment partnership’ suite of grants. Both consultations end on 6 November 2015.
Monitor and NHS England are seeking feedback to help shape the final proposals for the 2016/17 national tariff statutory consultation.
House of Commons Library -
This briefing sets out the means-test that applies to care home residents and those in other settings (such as care at home) in need of social care, and provides information on personal budgets.
Institute for Research and Innovation in Social Services (IRISS) -
This piece explores the potential for a place-based approach to enable effective work with people and communities to improve their health and wellbeing through asset-based, locally embedded, cross-sector working.
Department of Health (DH) -
These letters of appointment for the Department of Health's major projects portfolio senior responsible owners provide information on the project deliverables, what the owner is responsible for and how long the role is expected to last.