Social Care in England Faces £800m Further Cut (BBC News)

Summary

Social care in England faces bleak future according to council chiefs. Research by the Association of Directors of Adult Social Services suggests that a further £800m is likely to be cut from the £16bn budget this year.

Read more: BBC News: Social care in England ‘has bleak future on £800m cuts’.

Reference

Triggle, N. (2013). Social care in England ‘has bleak future on £800m cuts’. London: BBC Health News, May 8th 2013.

[A brief reference to this item features in Dementia and Elderly Care: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWNHST), Volume 3 Issue 7, May 2013].

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1 Response to Social Care in England Faces £800m Further Cut (BBC News)

  1. PAULINE HARDINGES says:

    Could someone please inform the public exactly how care services are to be improved especially for dementia, when all that seems to happening are cuts to the budgets? Unfortunately, the first people that seem to suffer are adult social care, as these people are easy targets.

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