GP visits to care homes reduce hospital admissions by nearly 40%
Funding gap for care home charges filled by service users, says report
Pharmacists funded to work in care homes in England
Dementia UK lauds frontline nurses with emotional animation
Counting the cost of adult social care as councils set spending budgets
Call for government to ditch ‘discriminatory’ PIP rules for NHS care home stays
Dementia research must study care as well as cure
Social care allowances are confusing – the government must offer clarity
Fears over pressure on care system as National Audit Office warns staff and funding are not sustainable
Social care at ‘tipping point’ as back pay crisis grows, warn councils
Dementia sufferers 'wiped out' financially in 'unfair' care system, says Jeremy Hunt
Voucher plan to help pay for elderly care
Most councils will not have enough care home places
Care of the elderly, or social care, has rarely been so high up the political agenda. Indeed, it blighted the Conservatives’ manifesto launch at the last election. Now a new report seen exclusively by Channel 4 News reveals that in five years’ time, nine out of ten local authorities in England will not have enough care home places to match the demand of the growing elderly population.
Thanks for contacting us. We will get in touch with you soon!