13 December 2016
Some care home residents face hefty bills as the quality of care gets worse, says Raymie Kiernan
18 October 2016
Adult social care services in England are at “tipping point”, according to the Care Quality Commission watchdog.
05 January 2016
Care homes are charging residents and local authorities tens of thousands every year while many care workers are paid less than the minimum wage. But nursing home bosses predict that scores will close because they are not making enough money. Raymie Kiernan says the big firms that stand behind social care are still raking it in
01 September 2015
Council workers in Bromley, south London, launched a new wave of strikes against Tory mass privatisation plans last week.
11 August 2015
The Care Quality Commission (CQC) watchdog is receiving more than 150 allegations of abuse in adult care services every day, a new report has found.
05 May 2015
The all-out strike by Glasgow City Council workers entered its sixth week on Tuesday of this week.
14 April 2015
Some 450 people attended the Social Work Action Network (Swan) conference in Paisley last weekend.