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Research exposes scale of government’s social care crisis for disabled people in UK

February 19, 2013

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Thousands struggling to eat, wash or leave their homes New research exposes the true scale of the Government’s social care crisis for disabled people, which has left thousands without access to basic care to help them eat, wash properly and leave their homes. The report, ‘The Other Care Crisis’, is published by Scope, Mencap, The National […]

£500m funding gap in UK leaves elderly care in crisis

October 10, 2012

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(BY NEPO) Elderly people could go without basic care because of a £500 million funding crisis, a report warns. Age UK launches ‘Care in Crisis 2012’ report highlighting the social care crisis. Age UK’s new Care in Crisis 2012 report shows that this year spending on older people’s social care in England has fallen half […]