Care England calls for immediate £4bn cash injection for social care

Care England has called for an immediate £4bn injection into social care as part of its Long Term Plan for the sector. The largest representative body for independent providers of adult social care warned social care was fast becoming a “doorstep issue” and that the time for further consultation had passed. Professor Martin Green, chief executive of Care England, said: “Social care has been ignored by successive governments. Now a long term plan for adult social care is critical.”

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