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Need for clarity as care home lockdowns bite again

A care campaigner today called on the Government to allow a single, nominated, and tested visitor to be allowed to visit a family member...

The care sector: collateral damage, second class citizens and a slap for carers- COVID and Brexit

Campaigners say a Government decision to deny overseas care workers a visa to work in Britain has robbed the social care sector of vital...

Care providers call for support as care home death toll revealed

Care providers have called on Government to provide them with more support as the true number of coronavirus deaths and infections in care and...

Government plans to end visas met with dismay across the care sector

Responding to the news that the Government plans to end visas for so-called low-skilled workers from overseas, the Independent Care Group said care of...

Age UK statistics are alarming and shame the country

New Age UK analysis finds that in the last 12 months, about 700,000 requests for formal care and support, equivalent to 51% of all...

Cardboard cut-outs take to the stage at social care conference

Life-size cardboard cut-outs of the three main party leaders t00k to the stage today because the politicians themselves failed to attend a major conference...

Care operators hope to quiz politicians over social care crisis

Care providers hope to get the chance to quiz top politicians over the crisis in social care when they gather for their annual conference...

Yorkshire coast celebrate social care event resounding success!

The first event held to celebrate social care providers on the Yorkshire coast has been hailed a success. Around 500 people from social care and...

Care provider speaks out as social care reaches ‘breaking point’

Worried providers have today spoken out over the worsening crisis in social care which has left care homes at ‘breaking point’ and the threat...

Radical action is needed in adult social care

A social care spokesman is to write to every single MP calling for emergency measures to end the crisis in the welfare of our...

Children bring joy to Scarborough nursing home

Scarborough's Saint Cecilia's Nursing Home and Wheatcroft Primary School have cemented a mutual friendship which is bringing benefits to both the home's residents and...

Could the social care issue bring down government?

Outgoing UKHCA chair Mike Padgham signed off from the organisation with a warning that failing to act on the current crisis in social care...

General Election-No party offering clear plan to rescue social care says care provider

There are just days left to save the care of older and vulnerable adults in this country, an influential social care provider warned today,...

Social care manifesto launched with an explicit need for EU nursing staff and support for care providers

An influential social care provider has launched his own personal manifesto in a bid to get a better deal for older and vulnerable adults...

Landmark care home sells for undisclosed sum to well know Scarborough care operator

A North Yorkshire-based care company is defying the gloom surrounding the care home market and expanding through the purchase of a nursing home. At a...

Yorkshire care conference to address documented difficulties in recruiting and keeping care staff

Brexit and its impact on the social care workforce will come under the spotlight during a top regional conference next week. Uncertainty surrounds the future...

Yorkshire pair up for highly respected British care award

The Independent Care Group is delighted to announce that its Chair and Chief Executive have been named as finalists for a top national award. Mike...

Huge problems ahead for care after dire warning of further spending cuts

A regional social care leader has warned of huge problems ahead in the care of older and vulnerable adults after a dire warning of...

Warning-Just days left to save social care

The country has just days left to save the future welfare of our older and vulnerable adults, a leading social care group said today. The...

Better social care can help hospital A&E and beds crisis

The problems currently being faced by hospitals across the country could be eased through greater investment in care for older and vulnerable adults, a...

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