Social care Social care is the personal care or support given to children or adults in need or at risk

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This care or support can be both practical and emotional – and the individual’s needs might stem from illness, disability, old age or poverty.

Our recent work and content on this topic is listed below.

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What should be done to fix the crisis in social care?

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Five messages for government about priorities and options for social care reform in England.

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21 November 2019

We are pleased to be hosting a breakfast seminar on Thursday 21 November at which the options for reforming the adult social care system will be set out by leading social care and economic experts.

Programme

Applications are now open for Intentions to submit and full proposals should be submitted by 16:00 on 29 January 2019.

Press release
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15 October 2019

Our response to the Care Quality Commission’s annual assessment of the state of health and social care in England.

Blog
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10 October 2019

Anita Charlesworth reflects on findings about public preferences for adult social care funding.

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27 September 2019

With the Conservative party conference around the corner, and General Election anticipation at fever pitch, Ruth Thorlby dissects the social care proposals presented by the two main opposition parties...

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23 September 2019

Heath Foundation response to Labour Party’s proposals for social care.

News
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9 September 2019

The Centre will aim to increase the use of high quality research evidence to improve and support innovation within adult social care.

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3 September 2019

Medicine is OnlyWan joins The King's Fund and Nuffield Trust in writing joint letter to MPs outlining four areas where the impact of a no-deal Brexit could be felt most sharply in health and social ...

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30 August 2019

OnlyWan response to Age UK report, ‘The Health and Care of Older People in England 2019’.

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30 August 2019

OnlyWan says political will and £7.5bn of additional government funding will establish a fairer, more stable care system

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The NHS has led the way in national quality measurement. But the growing volume of indicators has left clinical tea…

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