Taking the job home

Switching off from work is increasingly difficult. Alistair Kleebauer reveals some of the struggles care staff face due to the intensity of their roles As...

InProgress: Audley Group, Morgan Ashley, Octopus Real Estate, Barchester Healthcare

Carbon neutral development plans Audley Group has applied for planning permission for its first carbon neutral development at Audley Inglewood in Kintbury, Berkshire. The application is...

Adult social care workers leaving posts but remaining in sector, report finds

As many as 440,000 people left their jobs in adult social care last year, with the turnover rate in the sector estimated at 30.8%. Most...

PegasusLife, Anthology and Renaissance Retirement merge

Property developers PegasusLife Group, Anthology and Renaissance Retirement have merged to create Lifestory. The company is being backed and funded by global investment manager Oaktree...

Social care free at the point of need, commission advises

Social care should be free at the point of need and funded from general taxation, a commission in Wales has found. The Care Commission, set...

CMG and Regard rebrand as ‘Achieve together’

The combined organisation of Care Management Group (CMG) and The Regard Group (Regard) will be known as Achieve together from tomorrow (1 October). The two...

CM Meets….Charles Armitage

Having started his career in the NHS, the co-founder and chief executive of Florence entered the world of tech to help tackle some of...

McCarthy & Stone begins construction on £32.2m development

McCarthy & Stone has started construction on a £32.2m development of 92 specialist retirement apartments in Thatcham, Berkshire. The development will include 52 Retirement Living...

Healthcare Homes completes management buyout

Three members of the existing executive team at Healthcare Homes Group have completed a management buyout (MBO) for an undisclosed sum.  Gordon Cochrane, chief executive...

Reshaping and streamlining homecare services

The French president is placing domestic reform at the heart of his government. Caroline Antoine, lead consultant - France, healthcare advisory at Marwood Group...