Adults

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Adults

Learning disability cost savings plan sparks ‘institutionalisation’ fears

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Adults

Your questions answered on choice and top-ups under the Care Act

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Adults, Mental Health

Urgent deprivation of liberty cases ‘not signed off for seven months’

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Adults

Self-neglect and someone to safeguard – Elsie’s story

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Adults, Mental Health

Mental health patients ‘detained after refusing out-of-area beds’

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Adults

More social workers backing Making Safeguarding Personal

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Adults

‘Culture change’ needed to address use of anti-psychotic drugs in dementia care

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Adults

Most European migrant care staff at risk of losing right to remain

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Adults

Was action taken over Mental Health Act misuse at Winterbourne View?

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Adults, Children

Councils to get supported housing cash to soften benefit cut impact

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Adults

Biggest not-profit provider pulls out of home care market

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Adults

Poor employer support ‘adding to strain’ on mental health teams

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Adults

Councils ‘will struggle to meet basic statutory duties over next five years’

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Adults

Perpetrators of adult abuse ‘getting derisory sentences’

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Adults

Lyn Romeo: ‘I want social workers to know someone’s batting for them’

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Adults, Mental Health

DoLS checks ‘exposing care failings missed by other assessments’

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