A cruise liner is offering 999 free rooms to social care workers and other key personnel on board sailings around the UK coastline this summer.
Hallmark Care Homes is to pay all its staff at or above the rate set by the Real Living Wage Foundation from today.
The government has extended the provision of free PPE to social care providers by a further nine months until the end of March 2022.
Care home resident deaths involving Covid-19 in England and Wales have reached the lowest level since October, according to the latest Office for National Statistics (ONS) data.
A single dose of Covid vaccine stops 62 per cent of infections in care home residents, according to initial research findings.
Boris Johnson will launch a consultation on compulsory vaccinations for care home staff in early April, according to a report.
The government is set to announce its promised plans to reform social care in the Queen’s speech in May, Boris Johnson has told Parliament.
Virgin Money is to sponsor The Care Home Environment’s free to attend Future of Dementia Care Design virtual roundtable on 22 April.
Care England is partnering with the University of Birmingham to develop a £15m UK centre for adult social care that aims to put evidence into practice to promote and maintain people’s independence and wellbeing.
Sandstone Care has acquired the recently completed Ribble Court care home near Preston, Lancashire from Scottish property developer Simply.
Care home resident deaths involving Covid-19 in England and Wales fell by 36 per cent on the previous week, according to the latest Office for National Statistics (ONS) data.
Exemplar Health Care has appointed Jonathan Green as core managing director to oversee the operations of its 32 care homes across England.
Care home operator New Care is on track to achieve practical completion on a new £15m, 71-bed facility near Salford in November.
The Welsh government has published a plan supported by an initial £100m funding to help the health and social care system in Wales recover from the pandemic.
Care home staff in England will be required by law to have a Covid jab in a bid to boost lagging take-up, according to a report.