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Ian Turner, co-chair, National Care Association and, lately, chair Registered Nursing Home Association has received an OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) in the  King’s Birthday Honours List 2024 for services to Social Care (Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk) In a statement, the NCA applauded Turner for his service as a care provider over four decades, as well as for his work with the DHSC and the NHS, and

Nominations are now open for the 2024 Caring in Welsh award. The Caring in Welsh award recognises and celebrates workers who make a positive difference to people’s lives by providing care and support through the medium...

“Labour is committed to ensuring everyone lives an independent, prosperous life. Social care is vital to achieving this” That is a key election pledge from the Labour Party in its 2024 Election manifesto. In its manifesto...

Liberal Democrat election plans to create minimum standards of care and free personal care have been met warmly by care leaders. In the 2024 general election manifesto, the Lib Dems have also pledged to creating ...

The Welsh Government has published the Social Care Workforce Delivery Plan 2024-27.   Launching the plan, social care minister Dawn Bowden said: “We want the health and social care workforce to be motivated, engaged and valued, ...

Care England has called for independent scrutiny of care home training, after reports of plans to restrict foreign worker jobs. The plans form part of Labour’s manifesto for the 2024 elections to develop a workforce ...

Public satisfaction with social care services has dropped to just 13 per cent, the lowest level ever recorded – according to a new report. The annual British Social Attitudes survey shows that the proportion of ...

Eluned Morgan MS has moved into the top care post becoming secretary for health & social care in Wales’ new first minister’s first cabinet. Morgan was previously health and social services minister in the Welsh ...

Guests at the Care Home Awards on May 17 can look forward to a silent auction in favour of the Care Workers’ Charity. In the auction, a range of items will be available for secret ...

The government’s progress on its 2019 manifesto commitments for health and social care has been mixed. Of the 14 commitments assessed, five have been met, six have not been met, and three have been partially ...

Food waste, labour shortages and rising catering costs are among the challenges faced by care home caterers, according to a new survey by apetito. In addition, care homes are dealing with growing demand for specialist ...

Politicians have asked for more scrutiny of care home profits in a new report to Government. Reforming adult social care in England published by the  Public Accounts Committee calls on Government to assure itself that ...

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