Upcoming Events

Labour party conference: Where next for children’s services?
Labour party conference: Where next for children’s services? 18.00pm - 19.30pm
24 September 2017

There is strong evidence that caseloads are rising and needs are becoming more complex, while constrained resources are making it harder to shift funding towards early intervention. We want this event to come up with real solutions.

Public Health: What does good look like? Exploring the transition into local government
Public Health: What does good look like? Exploring the transition into local government 13.15pm -16.00pm
Thursday 28 September 2017

In partnership with: You are warmly invited to join us for NLGN’s research roundtable exploring the transition of public health from the NHS to local government. Factors as varied as employment, transport, housing, and green space all affect people’s health. And over the last four years, councils have undertaken a variety of innovative work with […]

Current Research

A collaborative future for housing associations and councils
A collaborative future for housing associations and councils

NLGN is working with the National Housing Federation on a project that will set out proposals for maximising impact in the future and delivering more homes, more quickly. This research will be a useful resource for housing associations and local authorities alike to develop their own plans for future joint working.

The future of London civil society: A strategic dialogue between local government and the funding community
The future of London civil society: A strategic dialogue between local government and the funding community

A few London authorities have sought imaginative ways to actively reshape their relationship with civil society, and some VCS organisations have responded positively. But on the whole, it is widely accepted that there is a leadership vacuum on this issue. This NLGN project will spark a high-level discussion about the future relationship between the two sectors.