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Experts warn of care home demand

An increase in the number of care home places will be needed in the next 20 years because of the rising numbers of over-85s, academics have warned.

Law Commission recommends radical overhaul of adult social care law

The Law Commission is recommending the most far-reaching reforms of adult social care law seen for over 60 years, in a report published last week.

Care Quality Commission launches consultation on excellence in social care

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) announces the start of a consultation on a new excellence award for adult social care services in England.

England's North-South adult social care divide

There is a North-South divide in spending on social care in England following the government's Spending Review, BBC research suggests.

Carelive UK Tuesday 24 May

Carelive UK Worcester is just over 1 week away . The primary aim of Carelive UK is to support and assist care operators by organising seminars that are not only informitive but share good practice and provide practical support to care home and domiciliary agencies.

Evaluating the impact of the 2005 OFT study into care homes for older people

This report, by GHK Consulting Ltd, evaluates the impact of the OFT study on the care homes market and quantifies the benefits delivered to consumers, including by considering consumer decisions and the extentto which the OFT's recommendations have improved the situation. In particular, our evaluation considers impacts in the following areas: