Health and Social Care Finance Advisory Network

Welcome to the Health and Social Care Finance Advisory Network – supporting health, public health and social care strategy, commissioning and finance practitioners.

HSCFAN  run by advisors Caroline White and Cliff Dalton  works directly with central government and other public sector bodies, to keep you at the forefront of the crucial issues affecting local government decisions on health and social care finance.

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You can also download the network's service plan.

Meet your advisors


Caroline White, Finance Advisor, Finance Advisory Network (FAN) | LinkedIn Profile

Caroline White, Finance Advisor, Finance Advisory Network (FAN)

Caroline has been a Finance Advisory Network advisor at CIPFA since early 2013, supporting practitioners in all aspects of local government accounting and particularly in the technical area of collection fund accounting. E: caroline.white@cipfa.org, T: 020 7543 5600.


Cliff Dalton, Head of Networks, CIPFA | LinkedIn Profile

Cliff Dalton, Head of Networks, CIPFA

Cliff is a qualified CIPFA accountant and shared service practitioner. He is CIPFA's head of networks, representing the Institute and shaping policy voice, position statements and speaking at events on local government and transformation issues. Cliff has also worked for 20 years in local government. E: cliff.dalton@cipfa.org, T: 01904 671938.

Network essentials

A comprehensive directory of Introduction to... workshops for local government practitioners, our essentials modules are offered through CIPFA's various advisory networks and are therefore available at many locations and dates throughout the year.

List of Introduction to... courses  

Event materials

Download materials from the Health and Social Care Finance Advisory Network's events.