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National Children and Adult Services: countdown to conference

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Jon Rouse blogs on what he’s looking forward to at National Children and Adult Services (NCAS) 2013.

In his latest blog, Jon Rouse, Director General for Social Care, Local Government and Care Partnerships, sets out some of the issues he hopes will be covered at NCAS and invites attendees to meet him at the conference in Harrogate on 17 October.

He also points out that “high on my wish list are discussions as to how we improve mental health services for children and young people” and “I will also be mindful of the work currently underway in reviewing the 2010 Autism Strategy and also the Carers’ Strategy.”