DfE data shows funding shift from universal to targeted services

Neil Puffett
Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Latest local authority spending figures suggest that early intervention is being sacrificed to fund statutory services as children's departments grapple with making a dwindling pot of money stretch further.

Councils prioritise spending on statutory duties at the expense of prevention services, data shows
Councils prioritise spending on statutory duties at the expense of prevention services, data shows

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