Public health became the responsibility of local government when it transfered from the NHS to local authorities in April 2013.

This briefing from the Local Government Association seeks to explain the challenges facing councils and the opportunities they have to tackle teenage pregnancy and reduce health inequalities in local communities.

Read the briefing in full at http://www.local.gov.uk/c/document_library/get_file?uuid=ac6c02ec-3864-4772-85ec-80d4ed790900&groupId=10171