Breadcrumb Home Publications Local authority public health prescribed activity call for evidence: The King's Fund response This content relates to the following topics: Public health Share this content Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share on Email Print this page David Buck responds on behalf of The King's Fund to the Department of Health and Social Care's local authority public health prescribed activity call for evidence. Comments Add your comment Your name Email (your email will not be made public) Your job/role Organisation Comment Post comment You may also be interested in Paid event The King's Fund annual conference 2019: Delivering population health Press release Health charities make urgent call for £1 billion a year to reverse cuts to public health funding The government must make a clear and urgent commitment to restoring £1 billion of real-terms per head cuts to the public health grant which enables local authorities to deliver vital preventive services that protect and improve health. Active project Health and care services for people sleeping rough People sleeping rough often experience barriers in accessing quality health and care. Our project, commissioned by the Department of Health and Social Care, seeks to understand emerging local approaches to tackling these barriers, as well as how integrated strategies can prevent and reduce rough sleeping on a sustained basis. Blog Understanding urban health: Thinking large and small Improving population health in towns and cities requires both an overarching city-wide strategy, as well as a granular understanding of the needs of local neighbourhoods, as Chris Naylor and Kieron Boyle explain.