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COVID 19 - KALC UPDATE

Published: 17 Mar 20

Our number one priority is the health and well-being of staff and members of KALC and all our member councils, along with continuing to provide our member councils with a high-quality service. Following the Government’s recent guidance, we have advised all members of staff to work from home for the time being. If your council has an enquiry, then all staff numbers can be found on the link heading. Thank you for your co-operation. Read More...

NALC's Ground-Breaking Research on Dementia

Published: 4 Mar 20

NALC and the University of Plymouth (UoP) are undertaking ground-breaking research on dementia in local (parish and town) councils. Read More...

Coronavirus COVID-19

Published: 4 Mar 20

Public Health England (PHE) continue to provide regular updates on the virus. KCC would be grateful if you could action the following in relation to ensuring consistent messaging to the public: Read More...

Rural Proofing Toolkit for Health

Published: 5 Feb 20

The National Centre for Rural Health and Care (NCRHC) has commissioned Rural England CIC (supported by the Nuffield Trust) to produce an up-to-date version of the Rural Proofing for Health Toolkit. This will be an online tool to help health and care service providers take account of the needs of their rural populations and to develop appropriate services which are accessible to them. As well as statutory providers in the NHS and principal local authorities, we hope the Toolkit will be something that community and voluntary sector organisations working on this policy agenda can use or champion. Read More...

Change4Life

Published: 4 Feb 20

Kent County Council are supporting Change4Life. Busy lives can mean we're a lot less active and a lot more likely to eat food that isn't good for us. But with Change4Life on your side, you can make small changes that lead to a happier, healthier future - for you and your family Read More...

VE Day 75 Celebrations

Published: 22 Oct 19

Mayor's, Leaders and Chairman of town and parish councils throughout the UK are to take the lead in local celebrations marking the 75th Anniversary of the end of the war in EUROPE on the 8th May 2020. (VJ Day will be commemorated on the 15th August 2020). Read More...