The purpose of this circular is to provide guidance on the administration and conditions attached to the Mental Health Grant (MHG) for Councils with Social Service Responsibilities (CSSRs) in 2003-04.
Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to NHS Antenatal and Newborn Screening Programmes King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, held on 27 and 28 March 2019.
Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust held on 19 and 20 March 2019.
Advice for health protection professionals on the management of meningococcal disease in the UK. This guidance on the public health management of individual cases and clusters of invasive meningococcal disease is an amalgamation of the 2014 guidance on preventing secondary
The government’s Loneliness Strategy was published in October 2018. It set out a wide variety of cross-departmental measures that the government would take to provide ‘national leadership’ to tackle loneliness in England. This briefing: explains the Strategy; the steps taken
In 2004-05 CAMHS funding to councils will be increased substantially to reflect the Government’s continuing commitment to radically improve the overall level of provision. The total 2004-05 CAMHS Grant is £67M. Of this £60.5M is allocated directly to councils using
This circular sets the conditions attached to the core CAMHS Grant, and the individual councils’ allocations.
This circular sets out the conditions attached to the core child and adolescent mental health service (CAMHS) grant, and the individual councils’ allocations.
This report examines alcohol’s contribution to violence in intimate relationships. The public health burden of intimate partner violence (IPV) is considerable and alcohol use has been consistently identified as a risk factor for IPV perpetration. The report is based on
The Drug Interventions Programme often begins with the police drug testing individuals in the custody suite for specified Class A drugs (opiates and/or cocaine) following an arrest or charge. If detainees test positive, they are served with a Required Assessment
Many governments are making progress in the fight against tobacco, with 5 billion people today living in countries that have introduced smoking bans, graphic warnings on packaging and other effective tobacco control measures – four times more people than a
This report was funded by Innovate UK, part of UK Research and Innovation, for a research project undertaken by the IIPP and UCL Institute for Sustainable Resources. It introduces a new theoretical framework for understanding the links between fiscal policy
Public value is value that is created collectively for a public purpose. This requires understanding of how public institutions can engage citizens in defining purpose (participatory structures), nurture organisational capabilities and capacity to shape new opportunities (organisational competencies); dynamically assess
This report sets out and comments on abortion statistics in England and Wales for 2018. The statistics are obtained from the abortion notification forms returned to the chief medical officers of England and Wales.
This circular covers the amendments to the 1999 Directions and associated guidance to Ashworth, Broadmoor and Rampton Hospital Authorities on the categories of individuals who may accompany a child on a visit. Where the child is accommodated by a local
This is the government response to the consulta tion on reviewing the 2016 to 2019 Public Health Outcomes Framework (PHOF). From 2019 to 2020, there will be 75 high level indicator categories which include 161 individual indicators. A full list
The Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition (SACN) report on saturated fats and health. This report considers the relationship between saturated fats, health outcomes and risk factors for non-communicable diseases in the general UK population.
Qualitative assessment of the risk that variegated squirrel Bornavirus presents to the UK population. Three fatal cases of encephalitis were reported in 2015 which had occurred between 2011 and 2013 in Germany and were associated with a novel Bornavirus species. A
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence estimates that every £1 invested in smoking cessation saves £10 in future health care costs. Councils should implement a robust tobacco control strategy that embeds a health-in-all-policies approach. Lead members for health
A briefing for head teachers, college principals, staff working in education settings, directors of public health and wider partners. This briefing provides an overview of the evidence on what works for schools and colleges, to increase levels of physical activity amongst