Councils are spending more for less finds NHS Digital

Local authority spending on adult social care rose by 3.3% in 2016/17 – the first time expenditure has risen in real terms since 2009/10. NHS Digital figures show, however, that the number of people receiving services fell slightly, indicating that the increased expenditure was due to rising costs. This included increased costs arising from the…

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