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Confusing contracts causing concern, claims Which?

Care homes are failing to provide contracts and neglecting to tell residents and their families about important terms and conditions, a Which? investigation has...

InProgress: the latest care development

Berkley Care Group to grow portfolio Berkley Care Group is growing its portfolio of care homes with two additions. A development in Chartridge, Chesham in Buckinghamshire...
Losses balloon at Tunstall Healthcare

Cost-savings provide Marie Curie with net income boost

Cost-saving measures over the past few years have resulted in Marie Curie moving out of deficit and posting a net income of £3m, its latest...

Tonkiss to be interim CEO at McCarthy & Stone

John Tonkiss, McCarthy & Stone chief operating officer, will assume the role of interim chief executive from 1 September, until a permanent replacement for...

ResI REIT enters the housing with care market

UK-based REIT Residential Secure Income plc (ResI) has carried out its first acquisition, buying 1,341 retirement properties for £100m. The acquired portfolio is concentrated in...

February 2018 – latest care developments

Care developer Albion Care Communities has acquired a 70-bed care home site spanning 2.68 acres in Hereford. The site has full planning permission secured...

Project launched to help improve equality in social care

Skills for Care and the Care Provider Alliance (CPA) have launched a project to help improve equality in social care. Evidence from the health sector...

Jeremy Hunt outlines plans for social care reform

Health and Social Care Secretary Jeremy Hunt has outlined seven key principles to social care reform, which are expected to form part of the...

Lifeways CEO steps down

Paul Marriner has stepped down as chief executive of specialist care provider Lifeways, after 11 years in the post. His successor, Justin Tydemand, will take...

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,...