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Make social care ‘free at the point of need’, say former Labour and Tory ministers

Make social care ‘free at the point of need’, say former Labour and Tory ministers

Labour and Tory ministers have called on the government to make social 'free at the point of need'.

British public backs rise in social care spending

More than four in five people support a 3.9% spending increasing in social care, an NHS Confederation poll has found.

Ballymena nursing home completes 11-year investment programme

Rylands Nursing Home near Ballymena in Northern Ireland has completed an 11-year refurbishment programme with the support of Ulster Bank.

Bleak outlook for social care revealed by ADASS survey

A survey of council budgets has painted a bleak outlook for the adult social care sector.

Yorkare to open new care homes with HSBC funding

Award winning East Yorkshire care home provider Yorkare is to open two new care homes thanks to an eight-figure funding package provided by HSBC.

More than 166,000 people trapped in social care debt, GMB says

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.

Retail Charity Bond raises £50m for retirement village provider

Retirement village provider Belong has raised £50m through its Belong Limited Retail Charity Bond.

EXCLUSIVE: Investor interest in UK care home market at historic high, says Knight Frank

Investor interest in the UK care home market is at an historic high, according to Knight Frank Head of Healthcare Julian Evans.

‘Substantial tax rises’ needed to meet growing health and social care pressures, says IFS

Substantial tax rises will be required to meet growing pressure on health and social care services over the next 15 years, the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has said.

HC-One on sale for £1bn, news report

The UK’s largest care home provider HC-One has been put up for sale for £1bn, the FT has reported.