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Kasey Gordon: Serif Aslan jailed for stabbing murder

A judge has criticised the "wholly inadequate" care given to a mentally ill man who stabbed a 15-year-old boy to death in north London.

Continence care campaign launched

A poster campaign has been launched by the British Geriatrics Society to improve the continence care of people who live in care homes.

Queen's Speech marks delay on care reform

The absence of a full Bill to reform social care in today's Queen's Speech has been met with disappointment by over 50 organisations, including Age UK.

CQC publishes 10 reports from its review of services for people with learning disabilities

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) today publishes a further 10 reports from a targeted programme of 150 unannounced inspections of hospitals and care homes that care for people with learning disabilities.

Carer feared her killer, victim's husband tells court

The husband of a carer who was stabbed to death by a mental health patient said his wife had been frightened of her killer, a court heard.

Queen's speech 2012: Draft bill on social care announced

A draft bill on overhauling care and support for elderly and disabled people in England has been announced in the Queen's Speech.