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Cornwall care operator adds capacity following £1m funding boost

Cornwall care operator adds capacity following £1m funding boost

Elderly and specialist care operator Anson Care Services is boosting its capacity following a £1m funding boost from Santander.

BREAKING NEWS: Owners seeking £2.5bn for Barchester, report

Barchester Healthcare has become the latest of the UK’s largest care home groups to be put up for sale, according to press reports today.

Barclays funds Lincolnshire care home acquisition

Two Lincolnshire care providers have secured Barclays funding for the purchase of a new care home.

Target Healthcare REIT makes £13.9m care home acquisitions

Specialist investor Target Healthcare has announced its acquisition of a care home in Doncaster and a development site in Lancashire for £13.9m.

Social care system failing more than 1m older people

The number of older people being failed by the social care system has grown by 20% in two years, according to new analysis.

One in three expect to have to sell their home to pay for their care

One in three people over 45 expect to have sell their home to pay for their care, according to new research.

Social care boost would transform NHS for next 70 years

Properly funding social care would help transform over the next 70 years, a care leader has said.

Ethical ISA invests in specialist care homes

A new Innovative Finance ISA (IFISA) has been launched to invest in specialist care homes supporting some of the UK’s most vulnerable people.

Family and friends forking out £1.7bn on elderly care

Providing elderly care for loved ones costs friends and family £1.7bn each year, new research has found.

Provider says council fees row forced care home closures

Essex Country Care is closing three of its homes following a fees row with Essex County Council.