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Rachel Carter is Community Care's adults social care journalist

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Adults

Care package costs review risks increase in care home placements

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Guidance issued on DoLS and intensive care after landmark ruling

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‘Alarming’ rise in level of unmet care and support needs

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Adults

Councils ‘misusing funding panels for decisions on care packages’

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Adults

Council cuts care packages to close ‘unequal’ funding gap

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Adults

Health and social care integration plan ‘yet to improve outcomes’

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Adults

Directors call for ’emergency’ social care funding

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Adults

Court makes landmark ruling on deprivation of liberty and medical care

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Meet the social workers at the sharp end of an under-pressure NHS

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Adults

Judge dismisses ‘unaffordable’ care package case

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Adults

Social workers fear plan to commission out services will disrupt care, says union

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Adults

Self-neglect: the tension between human rights and duty of care

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Adults

Council sheds qualified social worker posts to save money

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Bournemouth council is one of the three local authorities that owns Tricuro.
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Care workers protest over council-owned company’s plan to cut wages

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Adults

Quality of residential and nursing care hit by staff shortages

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Children

Deprivation of liberty cases in children’s services ‘storm waiting to happen’

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