Hancock announces £240m for social care this winter

The Secretary of State for Health and Social Care Matt Hancock

Health and Social Care Secretary Matt Hancock (pictured) has announced emergency funding worth £240m for the adult social care sector to help ease demand in hospitals this winter. He told the Conservative Party conference in Birmingham on Tuesday (2 October) that the cash will help councils pay for housing adaptations and care packages to help…

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