I have found it both cathartic and helpful to reflect on what it is like to work on the frontline of local government to support children and families.
September 4, 2018
The recent LGC article (‘Divisions over resilience index but officers open to new approach’) raises some interesting questions about how…
August 10, 2018
We’re delighted that Nadhim Zahawi has accepted all the recommendations made in the independent report 'Foster Care in England'.
July 20, 2018
After the longest serving Health Secretary left for the Foreign Office, Matt Hancock has been promoted to one of the most important Cabinet jobs.
July 10, 2018
It was going to happen sooner or later, and in reality, given the scale of the challenge that local government…
February 13, 2018
At the start of this year, we surveyed people working across local government to ask their views on some of…
February 6, 2018
Here at iMPOWER, we have been digesting the findings of the evidence review undertaken as part of the national “stocktake”…
September 8, 2017
This article, by iMPOWER’s Chief Executive and Vice Chairman Martin Cresswell, appeared in The MJ on 31 August
September 7, 2017
To support the launch of our new programme Valuing Care, we have written an article setting out our thoughts around…
August 29, 2017