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Discussing issues in a ‘balanced way’

Westminster Education Forum focuses on the next steps for the children’s social care system in England Lack of direction in children’s social care is leading...

A continuous evolution

ARCO has been around for a decade. Michael Voges explains the journey it is on In 2012, ten founding members – split evenly between not-for-profit...

External forces

The chancellor had little room for manoeuvre The last few weeks have been unprecedented, with several announcements which were later rescinded. The new chancellor...

Government allocates £200m for care workforce to support discharge

Local authorities will receive 40% of a £500m hospital discharge funding pot to help bolster the social care workforce over winter. Health and social care...

Real living wage helps Brunelcare reduce reliance on agency

Recruitment and retention have improved at Brunelcare since it started paying the real living wage, helping the provider cut its reliance on agency staff. The...

Belong appoints head of dementia and care quality

Caroline Baker has been appointed to the newly created role of head of dementia and care quality at Belong. Her career spans three decades, during which...

Occupancy boost for smaller regional operators, report finds

Smaller regional care operators are reporting occupancy is largely back to pre-pandemic levels, a Christie & Co market review has shown. Through interviews of local...

Council directors ‘could not manage’ if a large provider failed in their area

Three in four directors of adult social care services (75%) could not cope if a large provider were to fail, data from Association of...

Riverstone opens development in Fulham

Riverstone has opened its latest development on the north bank of the River Thames, offering 161 one-, two-, and three-bedroom apartments. Riverstone Fulham, which is...

Financial struggles for care workers, survey reveals

More than a quarter of care workers (29%) are no longer able live on the money they earn, a survey by Newcross Healthcare and...