Leading social care organisations have warned the government of an impending workforce crisis and the dire need to improve the public perception of the sector.
More than four in five people support a 3.9% spending increasing in social care, an NHS Confederation poll has found.
The recruitment and retention of high quality staff is key to turning around failing care homes, a CQC report has found.
IPPR report says the vast majority of EU migrants working for social care charities in the UK would not be eligible for employment if rules for those outside the EU were applied to them
Adult social care employers contribute £46.2bn to the UK economy, according to a Skills for Care & Development report.
More than 166,000 people are trapped in social care debt with over 1,100 having been taken to court by local authorities over the past two years, according to GMB analysis.
Older people living in the poorest parts of the country are more likely to receive inferior social care, research has found.