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Deputy Minister for Health and Social Services Julie Morgan

Residential care capital limit increases in Wales

People in residential care in Wales can now keep up to £50,000 of their own savings. The Deputy Minister for Health and Social Services Julie...

Care home users being sent out of local area

Thousands of people are being sent away from their local area to receive residential care, Freedom of Information (FoI) figures have revealed. More than 28,000...

Use of technology ‘variable’ for care providers, research finds

Social care providers using NHSmail, video conferencing and other digital technologies during Covid-19 have had ‘very variable experiences’, research has shown. Digital Social Care (DSC)...
Abbotsford House Luxury Suites

Hamberley buys Abbotsford House Luxury Suites

Boutique care home operator Hamberley Care Homes has purchased Abbotsford House Luxury Suites for an undisclosed sum. The home in Milngavie, East Dunbartonshire, was bought...
Income growth at Jewish Care despite occupancy woes

Jewish Care posts income growth despite occupancy woes

Competition and people opting for homecare led to a fall in occupancy in care homes at Jewish Care. The health and social care provider said...

CQC’s Andrea Sutcliffe awarded CBE

Chief inspector of adult social care at the Care Quality Commission (CQC), Andrea Sutcliffe, has been awarded a CBE in the Queen’s New Years...

Danshell appoints new group medical director

Danshell, a specialist care provider for people with learning disabilities and autism, has appointed Dr Dale Lawrence as group medical director. Lawrence, who has taken...

Danshell opens first supported living service

Danshell, a specialist UK support provider for people with autism and learning disabilities, has opened its first supported living service in Staffordshire. The service will...

Feature: Overseas investment in the UK healthcare property market

Alistair Kleebauer asks property experts what the mood is like for foreign investment over the coming year Overseas investors provide a significant proportion of 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...