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LARIA East Event Summary “Open Council?”, 17th February 2016

Great to hear talks from Dacorum Council, Ordnance Survey and Public Health in Hertfordshire. The lessons I took away were:

Research in partnership with other Local Authorities. Requires time to manage the partnership, but does deliver stronger research with comparative…

Helping Young People Speak Out

‘My Voice’ engagement with children and young people in Aberdeenshire has recently been commended by the Care Inspectorate in Scotland. Why was this the case and why did the involvement of young people in the design and development of the …

Consultation on Lifestyles Compendia Reports

The Health and Social Care Information Centre has launched a user consultation on four reports from their “Statistics On …” series which cover smoking, alcohol, obesity and drugs misuse.  It will run for 12 weeks and close on 8 January …

What about Youth Survey – The Results

The What About YOUth? (WAY) was a new survey of 15 year olds, commissioned by the Department of Health to collect national and local level data on a range of topics relating to the health of young people. The survey …