Wednesday 19 September 2018
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Integrated care needed to tackle dementia

We need a personalised, integrated approach to caring for people with dementia and other long-term disorders, says Age UK Chief Executive Tom Wright.

3 Lives report

The stories of how three young people and their families were let down by learning disability services are at the heart of our new report with the Challenging Behaviour Foundation (CBF).

Supreme Court to announce ruling on criminal record checks

Judges are set to publish a ruling on whether job applicants should be forced to disclose all of their criminal convictions to potential employers.

Devon County Council to close 20 care homes

Twenty Devon County Council care homes are to close in a bid to slash social care spending by £10.7m.

National Care Association Vice Chairman Receives MBE in Queens Birthday Honours List

The board and staff of National Care Association are delighted to announce that Mandy Thorn one of National Care Association"s Vice Chairmen was awarded the MBE for services to dementia care in the Queen's Birthday Honours 2014.

Delivering innovations in the care of older people: an opportunity to brag, steal, learn and deliver?

Blog from David Oliver Visiting Fellow Kings Fund Older people, especially those who are frail or live with dementia or complex chronic conditions, are becoming the "core business" of health and social care.