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Adults, Workforce

First social worker on reality show The Apprentice says business can learn from social care

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NHS funds transfer not enough to stop real-terms cut in adult social care spending

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Adults, Workforce

Details of integrated health and social care personal budgets scheme revealed

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Regulator finds NHS disability facility still failing to meet standards

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Adults, Workforce, Mental Health

MPs and peers call for new national dementia strategy

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Government-backed personalisation group to expand ‘beyond care and support’

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Social workers confused over capacity to consent to direct payments, study finds

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David Pearson

Adults, Workforce

Councils must ensure care providers treat staff properly, says new directors’ chief

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10 ways councils are targeting savings from adult social care in 2014-15

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Adults, Workforce

Deeper cuts to adult social care packages planned as council budgets drop by 4%

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Government overturns Human Rights Act liability for care providers

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Adults, Workforce

Advocacy at risk of cuts due to lack of evidence on benefits, finds study

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Norman Lamb

Adults, Workforce

Care Bill will not mandate face-to-face assessments in complex cases

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Adults, Workforce

Law to overhaul social care clears first hurdle in Commons despite Labour opposition

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Adults, Workforce

‘Implicit’ changes to eligibility criteria have driven substantial cuts in client numbers

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Adults, Workforce

Proposed eligibility threshold vague, under-funded and outdated, warn social care leaders

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