Friday 14 December 2018
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Councils cut back on free adult social care

The number of councils in England cutting back on free adult social care has increased by 13% this year, a survey has suggested.

Priory Group acquire Craegmoor Group

Priory Group, whose finance and administration centre is in Darlington, has bought the Craegmoor Group, making it the market leader in mental healthcare and specialist education.

Birmingham City Council disabled care limits 'unlawful'

Judges have ruled that Birmingham City Council's plans to limit social care for disabled people are unlawful.

Adult social care 'faces 1bn cut'

Spending on adult social care is to be slashed by around £1 billion this year as councils struggle to cope with budget cuts at a time of increased need, new figures show.

Staff and care users given control of social care

Care Services Minister Paul Burstow will tomorrow (14 April) send out a strong message to councils aimed at encouraging joint working across health and social care and making personalised care a reality.

Sheffield nursing home admits fault over woman's death

A nursing home has admitted it was at fault after a woman died when she was left to suffer with pressure sores.