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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 ...

Outstanding care homes received their awards and plaudits at the Care Home Awards on Friday 17 May at a glittering awards ceremony in London. Scooping the Gold awards for outstanding homes were the following: Other ...

Adult care home managers lack of confidence in self-evaluation, Care Inspectorate Wales has revealed in an update on self-evaluation in adult care services. Validation of self-evaluation in care homes will be tested from July 1, ...

The National Care Association has published a manifesto document ahead of the next election. The document, Our mission to level up care, comprises four key requests: Launching the manifesto, NCA executive co-chairman Nadra Ahmed said: ...

Increasing the Scottish carer wage floor by 50p per hour to would lead to a rise in employment in adult social care of between 5.4 and 7.5 per cent, Scottish Government researchers predict. This demands ...

International recruitment funding is to continue for another 12 months, with a new focus on ending exploitative international recruitment of care staff, the DHSC has announced. To build on the £15 million allocated in March ...

“If every English adult social care worker was paid £15p/h the wage bill in this sector alone would be around £10bn per year more than now.” That is the conclusion of a new report criticising ...

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