Health and Social Care

By Mark Whitehead | May 26, 2017

Social care could be ‘hit hard’ by Brexit, warn think tank

Social care could be ‘hit hard’ by Brexit, warn think tank

The social care sector could be hard hit by an exodus of EU workers unless assurances are given they will be able to stay in the UK after Brexit, experts warn.

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