Health and social care

Health and social care

Public health

Local authorities now have a duty to promote the health of their local population, tackle health inequalities and ensure robust plans are in place to protect the health of the local population.

» Healthy lifestyles
» Preventative health care
» Policy, strategy and consultation

You may be asked to take part in a survey

If you are a person who receives services or support from adult social care, you may be asked to take part in a national survey in the next few weeks. The survey will take place between January and March 2016 and if you are included in the survey, you will receive a questionnaire through the post. Find out more: You may be asked to take part in a survey