Social care recruitment specialists Cohesion says care home businesses now need to target a diverse pool of job-seekers, in order to plug the gap
The study, which was published in the journal Clinical Epidemiology, compared incidence of dementia diagnosis by white, black and Asian ethnic groups
The council vowed to retain its services for vulnerable people, but will cut it back to a ‘core offer’, which could see services stripped back to the legal minimum
Councils in England have backed government plans to introduce a cap on care but have warned that it must be fully funded in order to avoid “catastrophic” consequences for local services.
A new LaingBuisson report says care home occupancy is lower than previously thought with people being turned away from services due to staffing shortages and providers not being able to cover additional costs.
The number of care homes and beds in the UK continued to fall over the past year, according to property specialist Knight Frank.
The retirement community sector has committed to housing 250,000 people by 2030 during an industry conference.
The UK is failing to plan to enough homes for its rapidly ageing population, new research has revealed.