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Its time to change the experience of disabled people - 23 May 2018

The head of Disability Rights UK, Kamran Mallick, faced some pretty awful discrimination when he was growing up.  Now, as …

Councils’ commissioning practices investigation - 18 May 2018

Care England has made 152 Freedom of Information requests to councils to gather data on commissioning activity in 2018/19. Professor …

Still no viable solution to the Sleep-in crisis - 10 May 2018

A new survey for the Voluntary Organisations Disability Group says that care homes are at risk of closure, two-thirds of …

Chaos with top-up fee arrangements - 4 May 2018

Misunderstandings, lack of consistency and local authorities under huge financial pressures have led to mistakes and families ending up paying …

An extra £10bn just to maintain the social care system - 27 April 2018

A recently published review of adult social care has said that an extra £10bn will be needed by 2030 just …