Statement: Responding to the launch of the Office for Health Promotion

March 29, 2021 in ADPH Updates, PH System

There are many positive aspects of the public health system reforms, including the key leadership role of the CMO in respect of the Office for Health Promotion and the establishment
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Explainer: Data

July 17, 2020 in ADPH Updates, Covid-19

ADPH has developed this explainer to support members, stakeholders, the media and the public in understanding the fundamental role of data in preventing and managing COVID-19 outbreaks. It follows on
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COVID-19 Prioritisation of Sexual & Reproductive Health Services

April 8, 2020 in ADPH Updates, Covid-19, Sexual and Reproductive Health

In response to the COVID-19 public health emergency and its impact on maintaining ‘business as usual’ across health and social care; NHS England and Local Government were tasked with undertaking
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ADPH responds to Budget 2020

March 12, 2020 in ADPH Updates, PH Funding, PH System

Responding to the budget announcement on 11th March 2020, Dr Jeanelle de Gruchy, President, Association of Directors of Public Health, said: “Given the scale of the challenge in relation to
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ADPH Budget Submission, Spring Budget 2020

March 11, 2020 in ADPH Updates, PH Funding, PH System, Policy Statements

This statement sets out our key priorities in advance of the Budget 2020. The full statement can also be downloaded here. Summary of key recommendations Investment in public health must be
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ADPH Press Statement: PrEP extension welcome but unresolved funding puts roll-out at risk

July 8, 2019 in ADPH Updates, Policies, Sexual and Reproductive Health

On Friday 5th July NHS England announced that it would fund the NHS costs for the additional roll-out of places on the PrEP trial. This is very welcome, but by
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ADPH Press Release: Directors of Public Health committed to partnership working on suicide prevention

June 21, 2019 in ADPH Updates, Mental Health, Policies

Attached is the ADPH press release following the publication of the report by the Samaritans and the University of Exeter on local authority suicide prevention plans.

ADPH Press Statement: Health charities make urgent call for £1 billion a year to reverse cuts to public health funding

June 12, 2019 in ADPH Updates, PH Funding, PH System

ADPH Press statement in support of the King’s Fund and Health Foundation’s call for the Government to reverse cuts to public health funding.

ADPH Press Statement: Responsibility for key public health services will remain with councils

June 7, 2019 in ADPH Updates, Integration & Devolution, PH System

Attached is a press release from ADPH in response to the Department of Health and Social Care’s announcement that key public health services will remain the responsibility of local authorities.

ADPH Press Release: ADPH backs call for a new national sexual health strategy

June 2, 2019 in ADPH Updates, PH Funding, Policies, Sexual and Reproductive Health

On Sunday 2nd June 2019, the Health and Social Care Committee published a report on Sexual Health which calls on the Government to increase funding for sexual and reproductive health.