NHS and Social Care: Targets, Priorities and Pressures

This House of Lords Library Briefing has been prepared in advance of the debate due to take place on 6 February 2020 on the motion moved by Lord Hunt of Kings Heath (Labour) that “this House takes note of the National Health Service’s performance in relation to its priority area targets; and the impact of adult social care pressures on patients of the National Health Service, and their safety”.…

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All-Party Parliamentary Group for Adoption and Permanence: Report on Adoption Support Fund

This House of Lords Library Briefing has been prepared in advance of the debate due to take place on 7 November 2019 on the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Adoption and Permanence’s report, published in July 2019, ‘Investing in families: the Adoption Support Fund beyond 2020.…

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Neighbourhood Services: Government Funding

This House of Lords Library Briefing has been prepared in advance of the debate due to take place on 24 October 2019 in the House of Lords on the motion moved by Lord Greaves (Liberal Democrat), “that this House takes note of the levels of government support for neighbourhood services provided by district councils and other local authorities”.…

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Funding of Public Services for Young Adults

This House of Lords Library Briefing has been prepared in advance of the debate due to take place on 18 July 2019 in the House of Lords on the motion moved by Baroness Massey of Darwen (Labour) to move “that this House takes note of the impact of, and response to, the funding levels of public services that interact with young adults”. …

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Free Public Transport and TV Licences for Older People

This House of Lords Library Briefing has been prepared in advance of the debate on of the case for the provision of free public transport and TV licences for older persons as a means to alleviate loneliness and isolation and the broader need to maintain well-funded public services to support care for the elderly which is due to take place in the House of Lords on 13 June 2019.…

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Issues Facing People with Disabilities and the Potential for Improved Treatment and Outcomes in the Next 50 Years

This House of Lords Library Briefing Pack contains a selection of material relevant to the forthcoming debate on the issues facing people with disabilities and the potential for improved treatment and outcomes in the next 50 years.…

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