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Why the delay?

Care England head Professor Martin Green demands discipline in delivering This winter has been characterised by two recurring events. It used to be that winter was...

Accomplish backs NHSE initiative to stop overmedication

Specialist support provider Accomplish has pledged its backing to an NHS England (NHSE) initiative to crack down on the overmedication of people with learning...

Undersupply of retirement housing ‘critical’

Knight Frank research highlights the growing need for properties The country faces a ‘critical’ undersupply of age-appropriate homes, with large-scale developments of retirement housing needed,...

Skills for Care updates inspections guide

Skills for Care has updated its Good and outstanding care guide which aims to help adult social care providers improve service provision and prepare...
People encouraged to raise care concerns

CQC appoints new chief executive

Ian Trenholm (pictured) will be the Care Quality Commission (CQC)’s new chief executive, with his record of delivering technological innovation in previous roles the...

Children’s social services not stable, says Education Policy Institute

Vulnerable children are not receiving adequate support from social care services in the face of cost pressures and recruitment problems, an Education Policy Institute...

Christie & Co completes care home sales

Business property adviser Christie & Co has completed the sale of two care homes. The first deal is the sale of Andover Nursing Home in...

Civitas continues with acquisition drive

Civitas Social Housing has continued with its acquisition drive after completing the purchase of two specialist supported living properties with 27 tenancies for £4.3m. The...

Calls for rural housing to be ‘age-proofed’

Central government and local planning authorities must build houses in rural areas specifically designed for older people to help them lead independent lives, MPs...

Respite services need to change

Traditional respite services need to ‘fundamentally’ change to better support people with dementia, the Older People’s Commissioner for Wales has said. In an 86-page report,...