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Prestatyn care home owner fined over residents neglect

A care home owner has been fined almost £6,000 and ordered to pay £15,000 court costs for the neglect of three elderly people in her care.

Leeds scientists discover clue to Alzheimers disease

Researchers in Leeds have uncovered a new clue in the search for fresh treatments for Alzheimers disease.

Skills for Care refresh career pathways e-tool

Skills for Care has refreshed its innovative career pathways e-tool to include new qualifications on the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) and additional case studies.

Minister Gives Kick Start

A new strategic vision for volunteering in social care will be unveiled today by Care Services Minister Paul Burstow in Birmingham.


Imelda Redmond CBE, discussion leader for quality for the Caring for our future engagement exercise talks about making social care reform a reality.

A critical analysis of the CQC

According to the CQC, regulation and inspection of social and healthcare is intended to put people first, stand up for their rights, and act quickly to remedy bad practice. But analysis of the DANI inspection reports (which CQC summarised on Thursday) actually shows nothing could be further from the truth.