Providers urged to take back control

Deven Pamben reports from LaingBuisson’s Social Care Conference, which covered a number of topics, including the green paper, technology, staffing, brand and Brexit. Until one...
co-housing developments

Co-housing developments

What did the ageing actress say to the former politician?... ‘We’ve got a hit TV series on our hands.’ Sarah Whitebloom reports on the...

Where to invest

Stakeholders in the sector give CM their personal views on the key areas to concentrate on in the coming year   Philip Baylis,  head of later...
Designed for better sleep

Designed for better sleep

Among the many considerations that must be made when designing a care home, the ability to promote better sleep may not be something that...
More than 6,250 care homes sign up to digital tool

ADASS survey reveals fragility of the sector

Deven Pamben takes a closer look at the ADASS Budget Survey 2018 lmost a third of councils in England have seen homecare providers close or...

Reducing the inspection burden on providers

Eleanore Robinson reports from LaingBuisson’s Northern Long Term Care Seminar The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is working on a project to reduce the inspection burden...

Harnessing the power of technology

Standing in the House of Commons fielding questions from opposition parties about what the government was going to do in the eventuality that homecare...
Opportunity knocks for UK providers with eyes on China

Opportunity knocks for UK providers with eyes on China

China’s over 65s population is growing fast. There are 123 million older people living in the country making up 9% of its 1.4 billion...

Forming lasting relationships

Alistair Kleebauer meets the organisations helping to make it happen for young lovers with learning disabilities and specialist needs Finding someone to have a loving...

Age friendly housing in the city

Alistair Kleebauer asks whether enough is being done to address ageing populations in the UK’s cities An ageing population means the question of how we...