Budget 2018: a penny for the guy

As we digest the Budget 2018, we have a few early thoughts on what it means for social care. Firstly the promise of the end of Austerity (a period now... Read more

OACP Annual Conference & Care Awards 2019

We are pleased to announce the Oxfordshire Social Care Awards 2019; a sector-wide opportunity to celebrate the fantastic work delivered by care providers... Read more

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The Care Connection, Vol 1, Issue 1

Somewhere in your community there’s a job that you can do to help others. If you like working with people, social care offers a worthwhile job that can turn iRead More


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Safeguarding: everyone’s priority

The CQC statistics on safeguarding reporting as highlighted on BBC Breakfast 18 February, look alarming, but hide some nuanced messages. Care providers in the... Read more


Every Day Is Different

The national reruitment campaign for adult social care launched on... Read more


EU Settlement Scheme pilot

News item via Royds Withy King EU citizens working in social care,... Read more


CQC Fees consultation 2019-20

The Care Quality Commission are consulting on fee increases for... Read more