Saturday 19 January 2019
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Kingsmill Report calls for commissioning reform and registration

Labour have responded to an independent report on the care work industry with a raft of new proposals, aimed at providing better care for patients and working conditions for carers.

Ed Miliband sets out Labour's minimum wage plans

Ed Miliband says a Labour government would set a statutory minimum wage target linked to average earnings, as he sets out plans to tackle low pay.

Residents moved from Abergele home after neglect report

Some residents have been moved from a care home for the elderly in Abergele after inspectors found evidence of neglect and poor conditions.

Working together to help people raise concerns about adult social care

Together with the Local Government Ombudsman (LGO), we have announced a new arrangement for people who want to raise concerns about adult social care in England which will make it easier for people to complain about their care.

Spot checks into hospital care

Spot checks are to be carried out in hospitals in light of a report prompted by the death of an elderly patient.

Few will hit social care cost cap

Pensioners expecting a government cap on the cost of elderly social care in England to mean help paying their bill are "in for a shock", a report warns.