Mithran Samuel

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Mithran Samuel is Community Care’s head of content for adults

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Management meeting

Adults, Workforce

Council chiefs urge government to find additional billions to safeguard adult care

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Adults

Palliative care expert appointed chair of Mental Capacity Act improvement body

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Workforce

Social work consultancy wins government contract to run former College functions

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Adults, Workforce

Adults’ services teams diverting three-quarters of referrals away from social care

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Adults, Mental Health, Workforce

Exceptional legal costs imposed on council in unlawful deprivation of liberty case

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Adults, Workforce

Enough is enough on social care cuts, sector tells government ahead of spending review

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Adults, Mental Health

Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards caseloads reach record level

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alistair burt

Adults, Workforce

Government must not claw back funding for care cap after shelving policy, warn councils

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Cutting red tape

Adults, Workforce

Government launches review to slash ‘red tape’ for care homes

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Supreme Court UK

Adults, Workforce

Government loses Supreme Court case on determining ordinary residence of care user

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Adults, Workforce

Councils need cash injection to stabilise care home market ahead of Care Act changes

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Adults, Workforce

Inadequate social worker training puts implementation of Care Act at risk, warns BASW

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Adults

Micro-providers offer good value for money but struggle to get referrals from social workers

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Supreme Court UK

Adults, Mental Health, Workforce

Judge makes second call for Supreme Court to reconsider Cheshire West due to “serious confusion” in law

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Adults

From isolation to independence: how good support can transform young adult carers’ lives

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Management meeting

Adults, Workforce

Councils at risk of Care Act funding shortfall triggering further cuts to services, warns watchdog

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