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Plans For Huge 2021 Social Care Celebration Event

By Alyson | Sep 16, 2020

Organisers of a successful celebration honouring those who care for older and vulnerable people in North Yorkshire are looking forward to a huge party in…

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Coronavirus: ‘Colossal’ insurance costs threaten to make care homes ‘go out of business’

By Alyson | Aug 21, 2020

A lack of insurance cover for the coronavirus and rising insurance renewal premiums are threatening to put care homes ‘out of business’, care leaders warn.…

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Care providers reporting hike in insurance premiums

By Alyson | Aug 20, 2020

Care providers are reporting that their insurance premiums have ‘risen exponentially’ as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. Mike Padgham, who runs a nursing home…

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Yorkshire Care Provider Facing Covid-19 Insurance Battle

By Alyson | Aug 20, 2020

Call for Government help amidst coronavirus crisis A Yorkshire care provider is calling for urgent Government intervention after finding it almost impossible to get insurance…

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PM urged to channel Churchill and employ ‘action this day’ on social care reform

By Alyson | Jul 30, 2020

A year ago on Friday, making his victory speech outside Downing Street, Mr Johnson said: “I am announcing now – on the steps of Downing…

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Merged care organisations ‘would speak more loudly’

By Alyson | Jul 30, 2020

Social care organisations like Care England, the National Care Association (NCA), United Kingdom Homecare Association (UKHCA) and the National Care Forum (NCF) should merge to…

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Coronavirus: Scarborough care home tells how it coped with Covid-19

By Alyson | Jul 30, 2020

St Cecilia’s is one of the thousands of care homes across the UK where staff have been fighting to protect residents during the coronavirus pandemic.…

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Cautious Welcome For Plan To Re-Open Care Homes

By Alyson | Jul 15, 2020

Resumed relative visits must be carefully managed Care providers have given a cautious welcome to plans to allow relatives to visit care and nursing homes…

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Dismay over lack of budget help for care, says Independent Care Group chairman

By Alyson | Jul 9, 2020

The chairman of an Independent Care group in Yorkshire says Rishi Sunak’s “Mini-Budget” has missed a vital opportunity to throw a lifeline to crisis-hit care…

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Call For More Support As Care Death Toll Revealed

By Alyson | Jul 9, 2020

Front line needs more support’ – care providers Care providers today called on the Government to provide them with more support as the true number…

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