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Named and shamed – local authorities who pay the lowest care home fees in Wales

A “terrible ten” local authorities who pay the lowest care home fees in Wales have been named and shamed – with Swansea rock bottom.

Intensive learning academies launched to help Wales’ health and care system meet the challenges of tomorrow

• The ‘All-Wales Academy for Innovation in Health & Social Care’ delivered by a partnership between Swansea University, Cardiff University, Cardiff and Vale University Health Board, and the Bevan Commission, which will focus on innovation and transformation within healthcare.

Care campaigners call for English government to match £500 extra payment for social care workers

The Welsh Government will fund a £500 extra payment for all social care workers in Wales, the First Minister has announced. Speaking at the Welsh...

Measuring the Mountain-Social care research to continue exploring people’s experiences across Wales

A new study to explore people’s experiences of social care in Wales has been awarded more than £140,000 in further funding. Measuring the Mountain, a...

Welsh blind Army veteran thanks national charity for “tremendous” support

A blind veteran from South Wales is looking forward to spending Christmas with staff and other veterans supported by Blind Veterans UK, the charity...

Launch of new Code for care profession that will help transform care standards in Wales

In one of the most significant developments for care outside of the new Social Services and Well-being (Wales) Act, the Care Council is today...

Health and social care provider welcomes Regulation and Inspection of Social Care (Wales) Bill

Linc Care, the health and social division of Linc-Cymru Housing Association, has welcomed the introduction of the Regulation and Inspection of Social Care...

Care home bosses back calls for urgent reforms

Care home bosses in Wales have backed a call for urgent reforms of the way services are commissioned and paid for. A review into the...

Home care company proud to support local Welsh care awards

With so much negative press surrounding the care industry, we are constantly reminded of the sector’s failings.  In actual fact, the awful stories we...

Castleoak hands over Wales’ first specialist brain injury centre

Castleoak, the leading developer and construction partner to the care sector, is delighted to handover Wales’ first specialist brain injury assessment and rehabilitation centre...

We must commission for quality to avoid “sleepwalking into disaster” says social care leader

A social care leader has called for fundamental changes to tackle a dire shortage of nurses in Wales. The scarcity of medically trained staff is...

Back to the floor for MD of care home group

Preswylfa Care Home in Rhyl welcomed a new member to their team this week, as one of Embrace’s Directors, the company which runs Preswylfa,...

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