Inprogress: the latest care developments

Extra care housing for over 55s Not-for-profit provider Rapport Housing & Care is to build 235 over-55s homes in Kent. The properties will be within extra care housing schemes in the Tonbridge and Malling, and Sevenoaks districts. A total of 133 apartments will be complete…...

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Care home occupancy lower than thought

Deven Pamben takes a closer look at some of the findings in LaingBuisson’s Care Homes for Older People Data collated and analysed by LaingBuisson shows that overall occupancy of care homes is lower than previously thought at about 85%. Information from Care Quality Commission (CQC)…...

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Treating providers as partners

Partner at Anthony Collins Solicitors LLP Matthew Wort focuses on the importance of collaboration to ensuring the delivery of high-quality care With many challenges facing adult specialist care providers, including funding and investment, there will be relief following the Mencap sleep-ins judgement. Providers can tentatively…...

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Sleep-ins the Mencap decision

Trowers & Hamlins LLP partner Emma Burrows examines the appeal court’s judgement on sleep-ins The Court of Appeal’s decision in Royal Mencap Society v Tomlinson-Blake and Shannon v Rampersad (t/a Clifton House Residential Home) (the Mencap case) comes as a great relief to care providers…...

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