Three of six care homes threatened with closure will remain open for an additional three years under proposals from a county council.
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Councils will be forced to divert £1.1bn from local services in April due to the escalating cost of caring for the elderly, new analysis reveals.
CQC publish guidance on how the 46,000 health and adult social care providers and services across England can meet the Government"s new care regulations
The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is publishing information for families, carers and those who use health and adult social care services to help people make appropriate decisions on the use of hidden cameras, or any type of recording equipment, to monitor someone's care.
Adult social services: new council workforce figures released by HSCICIn response Simon Bottery, Director of Policy at Independent Age, said:
Excess winter deaths among the over-65s fell by a dramatic 50 per cent following the introduction of the winter fuel payment[i], according to ground-breaking new research by the Charity Age UK