Local Authority support to deliver services

A new fund has been launched which is intended to help local authorities transform their services through the use of new delivery models such as mutuals and voluntary organisations. Delivering Differently is a joint programme between the Cabinet Office, the Department for Communities and Local Government, the Local Government Association and the Society of Local Authority Chief Executives that will use a £1m fund to support ten local authorities to develop and implement new models for delivering some of their services. Expressions of interest were to be submitted by 10th February and the successful applicants have now been announced.
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