75 leading charities: one of the largest ever independent surveys of social care in England shows people back funding increase
More than a fifth of people do not think it is possible to reduce their risk of developing dementia, according to a YouGov poll commissioned by Alzheimer's Society.
Three women accused of abusing residents at an Essex care home have appeared in court.
A care home company must pay £133,000 after a female resident with dementia was suffocated by an unsecure wardrobe that fell on her, a court has ruled.
The Registered Nursing Home Association (RNHA) has accused care minister Norman Lamb MP of besmirching the reputation of care homes across the countrywith ill-chosen, over-generalised comments likely to create a negative impression of the quality of service they provide.
The amount of people who would be happy to reduce their assets below the £23,250 threshold in order to ensure the state pays for the majority of their long-term care has almost doubled over the last year from 23% (2013) to 40% (2014).