Localis has started a new research project entitled Frontiers of the Family. We will be looking at the intersection between the family and child and adolescent mental health services to explore the effectiveness of current policy and its connection to frontline service delivery. The project, supported by iMPOWER, will sketch out emergent tensions in mental […]
A new research report by public service reform think tank Localis shows that NHS and council workers have a clear perception both of what characterises the public service ethos and what effect private sector involvement has had on public services. The publication A New Public Service Ethos, sponsored by Grant Thornton UK LLP, surveyed 1415 […]
With local government funding becoming heavily squeezed in recent years, local authorities have attempted to utilise a range of methods in order to achieve better value for money. Across the sector, councils have adopted a number of different approaches to service transformation in order to make service delivery more efficient. This report, conducted by Localis […]
Localis has published a new report Is cash king? Examining the importance of cash for local economies and communities, sponsored by Cardtronics. Cash has been a constant in human interaction for many centuries, so it can be hard to believe that its fundamental role in all our lives might be under threat. But recent years […]
Localis and Grant Thornton LLP today publish a new report Making devolution work: A practical guide to local leaders on the mechanics of devolution deals.
Barnet Council describe their successful cross-agency approach to help people into work
Localis have launched a major new report that explores the rise of entrepreneurialism in local government.
Localis in partnership with Cathedral Group have launched a major new report that highlights the potential for public land and assets to be used for developing new housing, reshaping public services, and boosting local economies.
Barnet Council highlights lessons from becoming the Commissioning Council in a new Localis pamphlet.
Localis has published a new report which highlights the new approaches councils are taking in response to the twin challenge of declining budgets and an ageing population; and what is standing in the way of further innovation.