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The number of deaths occurring in care homes could double in the next 25 years, new research has warned today.
Councils will face a massive shortfall in care home places for the elderly unless urgent action is taken, according to new research.
Two-thirds of care leavers with mental health needs are not receiving any help from a statutory services, a new study has revealed today.
A council has been ordered to pay out hundreds of pounds in compensation after separating a married couple for 10 months due to a lack of homecare availability.
An extra 71,000 care home places will be needed in England by 2025 in order to cope with an ageing population, new research has revealed.
Most residents of care homes are happy with the way they are looked after, according to health watchdogs.
Nottinghamshire County Council failed to go through the correct procedures when it banned a man from visiting his partner’s mother in her care home, the local government ombudsman has ruled.
Health boards in Wales ‘misinterpreted’ the law regarding who is responsible for paying for nurses to deliver social care in residential homes, a court has ruled.
A quarter of care home residents whose care is supposed to be free are being forced to pay top-up fees, according to Age UK.
The largest representative of private social care providers has announced the date it is taking Essex County Council to court over ‘inadequate’ fee rates paid to providers.