Sunday 23 September 2018
Text size: A A A
Supporting
those who care

Bringing you Care News Today

Care News Today Headlines RSS feed

Sefton council care home fee freeze ruled unlawful

The freezing of care home fees by Sefton Council has been ruled unlawful by the High Court.

Elderly care dossier shows shameful attitudes

A dossier containing "shameful" stories about the care elderly patients receive in NHS hospitals in England has been published by campaigners.

Report criticises Winterbourne View care contracts

A report into Bristol care home Winterbourne View is expected to conclude the NHS was more interested in contract price than quality of care.

Care group Argus goes into administration

An Aberdeen-based care home company with more than 780 employees and 500 residents has gone into administration.

Six out of ten people with dementia go undiagnosed

Six out of ten people with dementia in England go undiagnosed. This means almost 400,000 people could be going without the vital support the NHS and social care services can offer.

Spending cuts putting older peoples health at risk

New research released from WRVS, shows that services older people believe are crucial to their well-being are suffering as a result of government cuts.