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Draft Public Service Ombudsman Bill laid in Parliament05/12/2016 12:37:21
A new complaints body will provide the public with greater confidence that their voices have been heard.
Councillor’s decision to put brakes on housing development flawed, says Ombudsman19/01/2022 11:25:00
A Haringey man was left in limbo for six years while the council decided whether to buy his house and develop the land around it, the Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman heard.
London council set to learn from how it handled COVID business grants14/01/2022 16:15:00
Camden Council has agreed to reconsider how it will deal with businesses that missed out on COVID grants following an investigation by the Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman.
Over 118,000 people denied compensation from DWP after benefits error cut payments13/01/2022 14:15:00
Over 118,000 people with disabilities and health problems are facing injustice by the Department of Work and Pensions after being denied the right to compensation following a government blunder over benefit payments, the Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman has said today.
Ombudsman responds to findings of Health and Social Care Committee report: Clearing the backlog caused by the pandemic07/01/2022 13:20:00
Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman, Rob Behrens, has responded to the Health and Social Care Committee’s report, 'Clearing the backlog caused by the pandemic'.
Family of disabled boy left without housing adaptations because of council delay10/12/2021 12:20:00
Haringey council took so long to complete adaptations to a disabled boy’s home that he had outgrown the proposals, a Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman investigation has heard.
Annual Report details how Ombudsman adapted during the pandemic10/12/2021 11:20:00
The Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman has published its Annual Report and Accounts 2020-21, welcoming the resilience of its staff in a challenging year for everyone.
Croydon man not supported properly when he moved to new home08/12/2021 16:15:00
London Borough of Croydon did not do enough to support a man with Autism, and his mother who looked after him, an investigation by the Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman has found.