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Think tank warns of 400,000 social care workforce shortage

Think tank warns of 400,000 social care workforce shortage

Chronic underfunding and a dysfunctional social care system are contributing to a growing workforce crisis, the IPPR has warned.

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'.

Brexit immigration controls could worsen social care crisis

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

Think-tank says people deserve the right to die outside hospital

Up to one in three people who die in hospital could spend their final days at home in a more appropriate care setting, an influential think tank has said.

Extra £10bn needed each year for social care by 2030, IPPR says

An extra £10bn will be required to maintain the social care system by 2030, according to the Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR).

IPPR says 1.6m social care workers needed post Brexit