Impact REIT grows in first quarter

Impact Healthcare REIT’s net asset value grew to £194.3m from £193.5m during the three-month period to 31 March 2018, its latest trading update has...

MPs warned adult social care remains at a ‘tipping point’

A group of MPs have been told that recruiting and retaining staff in adult social care is an increasingly major challenge for the sector,...
Civitas in deals worth more than £85m

Civitas adds three properties to portfolio

Civitas Social Housing has continued to grow its portfolio after completing deals to buy two specialist supported living businesses for £6.4m. The first investment comprises...

One Housing appoints Steve Douglas as chair

Steve Douglas, the co-chief executive of social housing consultants Altair Ltd, has been appointed chair of One Housing. He joins an executive team, which includes...

Market segmentation to worsen bed capacity crisis

Segmentation of the care home market will leave sub-40 bed facilities ‘exceptionally vulnerable’ in the next few years as austerity measures, a funding gap...

Horizon appoints COO

Jemima Taylor has been appointed chief operating officer of specialist children’s services provider Horizon Care and Education. Taylor, who worked at Lifeways for 10 years...

Allied Healthcare seeks rescue plan as financial pressures bite

Allied Healthcare is planning to restructure its finances due to a ‘highly challenging environment’ that has placed pressure on the company. The homecare provider, which...

Research to identify housing needs of ageing population

Research into the housing stock of older people in Greater Manchester will be launched to identify the kind of accommodation an ageing population might...

CMG snaps up HCA for £12m

Homes Caring for Autism (HCA) has been sold to nationwide learning disability provider Care Management Group (CMG) for £12m. HCA is a group of ten...

Care home fined after death of resident

A care home has been fined after the death or a resident who slipped from her wheelchair and was not found by staff for...