Improving the East

The East of England LGA is a politically-led, cross party organisation which works on behalf of the 52 local councils in the East of England to harness their collective strength to shape and serve their communities and localities.

 

  • Health, Adult and Children's Services

    Support our members in the high-cost areas of adult and children's services, and supporting integration.

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  • Economic Growth           

    Support our members and their partners with growth and developing more competitive local economies.

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  • Finance and Resources

    Support our members to work together to meet the financial challenges facing the sector through innovative approaches.

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  • European Policy and Funding

    Support our members to make the most of Europe to influence EU policy and access EU funding.

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  • Employers' Services       

    Providing expert advice and support to those working on strategic HR and organisational development issues.

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Councils set to collaborate on apprenticeship training in the East

Councils set to collaborate on apprenticeship...

Councils and education providers are set to unite to improve the delivery of apprenticeship training in the east.

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New Local Authority Trading Company Established

New Local Authority Trading Company Established

A new company set up by Harlow Council will provide a range of property and environmental services such as council housing repairs, street cleaning,...

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New “Business Incubator” service launched

New “Business Incubator” service launched

The joint regional “Business Incubator” between Essex County Council and the East of England LGA will take its first cohort in the New Year.

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Partners see Buurtzorg in action!

Partners see Buurtzorg in action!

A team of health and local government representatives visit Holland to see the Buurtzorg model in action.

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Examining the Buurtzorg Model First Hand

Examining the Buurtzorg Model First Hand

A delegation from West Suffolk, including representative from health, housing and social care, will be travelling to Holland to examine the...

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About East of England LGA

The East of England LGA is a politically-led, cross party organisation which works on behalf of the 52 local councils in the East of England. We aspire to be:

  • A provider of innovative solutions to partners; delivering projects and services around key issues such as integration, commercialisation and organisational review.
  • A highly respected and influential advocate for our members; promoting their leadership of their locality, as well as fighting for them to get the resources, powers and freedoms necessary to perform that role successfully.
  • A catalyst for collaborative working; bringing together groups of councils to harness their collective strength and knowledge.
  • An invaluable resource of specialist expertise and capacity; providing advice and support to councils on key issues.