Transforming places for later lives: Localities strategy 2021
14 Jul 2021
The places we live in play an important role in how we age – but there's no one-size fits all approach. Different localities have distinct assets and challenges. By taking these into account, we can generate solutions that work for us all.
The research acknowledges the importance of developing more targeted, personalised and efficient interventions to improve the employment rate among people affected by ill health and disability. The findings will help to inform more sophisticated approaches to work and health policy interventions.
The health and disability green paper explores how the welfare system can better meet the needs of disabled people and people with health conditions now and in the future, enabling people to live independently and move into work where possible.
In 2019, the Government set out proposals which aim to support and encourage early action by employers for their employees with long-term health conditions, and improve access to quality, cost-effective occupational health. This document outlines the Government's response to the consultation.
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