Help to Buy – Wales Shared Equity Scheme »This shared equity loan will make up the shortfall between the purchase price of a property and the funding available to buyers through their cash deposit and mortgage offer.Learn more »
Enhanced rights for older people in Wales move a step closer
The Welsh Government has announced its plans for a public consultation on proposals for a Declaration of the Rights of Older People.
- “£200m boost will accelerate Wales’ school re-building programme and support 23,000 jobs” – Jane Hutt
- Poor being stigmatised by welfare debate
- Enhanced rights for older people in Wales move a step closer
- Alternatives to Waste Transfer Notes and other aspects of Waste Regulation
- Proposals concerning the publication of official statistics
- Consultation on Regional engagement partnership structures in the tourism sector
- Beyond 2011: Consultation on Census and future provision of population statistics in England and Wales
- M4 Corridor around Newport Consultation
- Undertaking fatal and non-fatal drug poisoning reviews in Wales
Featured consultation »New guidance for the Risk Assessment of Walked Routes to School
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Section highlightThe Housing (Wales) Bill
The Bill will introduce significant improvements across the housing sector to ensure that people have access to a decent, affordable home and better housing-related services.
Legislative programme 2013 - 2014 »
The First Minister detailed the 8 bills in the Welsh Government’s 5-year Legislative Programme that will be brought forward during the 3rd year of the Welsh Assembly.Learn more »
Section highlightProject pipeline update - December 2013
This Wales Infrastructure Investment Plan annex highlights planned investments and potential procurement opportunities.
Final Budget 2014-15 »
The amount of funding allocated to Welsh Government Departments for 2014-15 is £14.9bn.Learn more »
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18 November 2013
Gwenda Thomas, the Deputy Minister for Social Services writes in the Western Mail about assessment and eligibility criteria for social care services.
11 November 2013
We are told time and time again that if we live well, eat well and look after ourselves, we can enjoy lengthening lives with increasingly robust health
07 October 2013
Plans to strengthen the regulation and inspection of social care in Wales have been published in a White Paper.
30 September 2013
This month saw Wales take the lead in two areas of health when I had the privilege of launching two very important frameworks
02 September 2013
Deputy Chief Medical Officer Dr Chris Jones writes in the Western Mail about the latest campaign from Change4Life.
26 August 2013
A new recruitment campaign has begun to get users of social services, carers and those with an interest in social care to join a 'citizen panel'.
12 August 2013
It's a cliché that bad news makes the news, and good news is no news at all - but like most clichés it has a strong element of truth
22 July 2013
In the Western Mail, the Chief Medical Officer highlights a health campaign to raise awareness of the national screening programmes offered by the NHS in Wales.
15 July 2013
Deputy Minister Gwenda Thomas takes a look back at what has been an eventful few months for social services policy in Wales.
09 July 2013
Last week, I had the honour of steering a Bill through the legislation process in the National Assembly for Wales that has the potential to save hundreds of lives across the UK
10 June 2013
With around 38,000 unvaccinated young people in Wales, the Chief Medical Officer has encouraged children and teenagers to come forward to have the MMR vaccination.
05 June 2013
The First Minister Carwyn Jones outlines how the Welsh Government has delivered for the people of Wales over the past year in the annual report on the Programme for Government.
03 June 2013
Gwenda Thomas, Deputy Minister for Social Services says that abuse, neglect or poor standards in care are not acceptable.
27 May 2013
Writing in the Western Mail, the Health Minister looks at how the measles outbreak started and what has happened since.
20 May 2013
The First Minister reflects on the UK’s membership of the EU and the many benefits it brings to communities across North Wales.
29 April 2013
In an article for the Western Mail, Chief Medical Officer Ruth Hussey outlines the benefits of physical fitness.
22 April 2013
The Deputy Minister for Social Services looks at the implications of the UK government's announcement on paying for care in England, and how Wales is planning reforms to the current system.
09 April 2013
Writing in the Western Mail, Alun Davies talks about the fact that Wales is now recycling more than it sends to landfill
18 March 2013
The Welsh Government is re-launching the Change4Life alcohol campaign ‘Don’t let drink sneak up on you’
11 March 2013
Writing in the Western Mail, Gwenda Thomas says we must be certain we are doing all we can to make advocacy services in Wales as accessible and effective as possible.
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