Care Sector News

16th January 2020

Care Sector Ball confirms headline partners for 2020

The leading supporters for the care sector’s biggest fundraising event have been confirmed for 2020. Specialist care provider, CareTech plc, and independent grant-making foundation, the CareTech […]
3rd January 2020

Fiona Phillips to Chair Future of Care Conference London 2020

The Future of Care Conference is pleased to announce that broadcaster and TV presenter, Fiona Phillips, has been confirmed as chair for the event on 3rd […]
18th December 2019

Building homes for an ageing population

According to the Office for National Statistics, one in four people in the UK will be over 65 by 2037, with “ongoing advances in technology, healthcare […]
12th December 2019

X-on’s advanced GP phone system scoops prestigious national award

X-on named as Technology/ Digital Solutions Provider of the Year for its Surgery Connect telephone system in the General Practice Awards 2019 Telephony supplier X-on has […]
10th December 2019

Signing-off 2019!  BB Training share Makaton inspired Christmas message

Makaton is a unique language program which uses signs and symbols to support children and adults with differing communication needs. It is one of the courses […]
5th December 2019

Lack of social care has led to 2.5 million lost NHS bed days

New Age UK analysis has found that, during the 917 days between the last General Election on 8th June 2017 and the upcoming Election on 12th […]
5th December 2019

Another award win for older people’s housing association

Housing 21, a leading not for profit provider of Retirement Housing and Extra Care, has won an Investors in People award at a ceremony in London […]
4th December 2019

Ageing LGBT people invisible and marginalised in social and care settings

A recent paper by the University of Hertfordshire reveals that there is an urgent need to recognise and address the unique care needs of older lesbian, […]
3rd December 2019

Hertfordshire charity helps older people keep warm in winter

Older people in Hertfordshire are receiving donations of hats, gloves and blankets to help them keep warm this winter. The ‘Warm in winter’ bags are being […]