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

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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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CQC Fees consultation 2019-20

The Care Quality Commission are consulting on fee increases for 2019-20. CQC is proposing to raise fees for community social care providers by 12.7%. We... Read more

No deal, Brexit

As we move towards the Government target of 11pm GMT on 29 March 2019... Read more

The adult social care miracle

Sadly, another home care provider exited the market this week in... Read more

New SwC PA portal launches

Since OACP took over the register of Approved Personal Assistants... Read more