Labour and Tory ministers have called on the government to make social 'free at the point of need'.
More than four in five people support a 3.9% spending increasing in social care, an NHS Confederation poll has found.
Rylands Nursing Home near Ballymena in Northern Ireland has completed an 11-year refurbishment programme with the support of Ulster Bank.
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 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.
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 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.