We need a new vision for youth services
With the launch of the LGA’s new youth services plan, Michael Bracey feels that leaning towards a growth mind-set is key the future of young people.
We don't pay homecare workers enough
Michael Bracey argues the sector needs to look again at how much it is prepared to pay for homecare and homecare workers.
Back to school: Give councils the powers they need
Place-based school planning and decision-making powers are currently not strong enough, argues Michael Bracey, so it’s time for the Government to empower councils to aid the schools.