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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...

Turning the development dial

What will happen to residential care when all the builders have upped sticks? Deven Pamben explores the alternatives on offer which mean that the...
Income growth at Jewish Care despite occupancy woes

Getting homecare right for BME communities

Homecare services are not fully meeting the cultural and religious needs of the UK’s diverse population, according to industry figures. Alistair Kleebauer takes a...

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...

Shifting strategies

Operators are looking at growing their private pay client base. Eleanore Robinson analyses this segment of the market As local authority commissioning of homecare services...

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...

Investing in autonomy

A wind of change is apparent in US elder care – will it make it across the Atlantic? Sarah Whitebloom reports When America sneezes, the...
Playing the waiting game

Playing the waiting game

Deven Pamben reports from LaingBuisson’s Investing in Healthcare Conference, which covered social infrastructure, children’s services, digital and Brexit As with many other industries Brexit uncertainty...

Four days a week

Alistair Kleebauer explores the impact of long working hours To a stressed care worker the idea might be laughable, but if the influential economist John...

Keeping connected

As a regular point of contact and support for hundreds of thousands of people every year in the UK, homecare staff are on the...