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Category: Social care

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Anchor Hanover issues sustainability bond

Anchor Hanover Group, a not-for-profit provider of housing and care for older people, has issued ...
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Social care
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Care UK and Signature Senior Lifestyle to take over Sunrise Senior Living UK and Gracewell Healthcare homes

Care providers Care UK and Signature Senior Lifestyle have announced that they will be taking ...
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M&A
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Healthcare Homes acquires two care homes

Healthcare Homes Group has acquired two specialist care homes from Cheerhealth.
1 week
M&A
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Hamberley Development completes Basingstoke care home

Luxury care home developer Hamberley Development has completed a multimillion-pound care home in Basingstoke for ...
2 weeks
Social care
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Rangeford Villages to launch later living lifestyle community in Surrey

Later living provider Rangeford Villages is launch a community for the over 60s, Homewood Grove, ...
3 weeks
Social care
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UK healthcare property market primed for senior living investment – report

A lack of senior housing stock in the UK, an active ageing population, and measurable ...
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Market reports
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Achieve together acquires RNID’s care and support services

Achieve together, which provides specialist support for people with learning disabilities, autism and associated complex ...
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M&A
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French fund acquires three UK care homes

Paris-based real estate investment fund SCPI Pierval Santé has acquired three UK care homes from ...
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M&A
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McCarthy Stone seeks land from health and social care providers

Retirement communities developer and manager McCarthy Stone is increasing its programme of land buying across ...
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Real estate
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Rangeford Villages to take over Mickle Hill

Rangeford Villages is taking over the management of later living village Mickle Hill in Pickering, ...
4 weeks
Social care
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Civitas Social Housing announces annual results

Care-based housing and healthcare real estate investment trust Civitas Social Housing today announced its full-year ...
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Company results
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Civitas Social Housing acquires supported living properties

Civitas Social Housing has acquired three supported living properties and exchanged on a further property ...
4 weeks
M&A
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Four Seasons sells off 13 nursing homes in Northern Ireland

Four Seasons Healthcare has offloaded 13 nursing homes in Northern Ireland to domestic operator Ann’s ...
1 month
Social care
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Target Healthcare REIT invests £33m in care homes

Target Healthcare, the real estate investment trust investor which invests in purpose-built care homes, has ...
1 month
M&A
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Tristone Capital acquires Premier Care Management

Yannis Loucopoulos, Tristone Capital Buy and build investment group, Tristone Capital, has acquired Premier Care ...
2 months
M&A
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National Care Group acquires Northamptonshire care home group

National Care Group, which provides support services to vulnerable adults, has acquired Stepping Stones Care ...
2 months
M&A
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European elderly care investment market poised for growth

The European elderly care property investment market remained buoyant despite the challenges posed by Covid-19 ...
2 months
Market analysis
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Legal & General adds two new retirement schemes to its portfolio

Legal & General has broken ground on its latest later living scheme, a 10-acre site ...
2 months
Social care
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Civitas acquires supported living properties

Civitas Social Housing, the care-based housing and healthcare real estate investment trust, has acquired 10 ...
2 months
M&A
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Fore Partnership and Amicala partner up for extra care communities

Real estate investment firm Fore Partnership has formed a joint venture with extra care operator ...
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New fund
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Audley Group and BlackRock Real Assets create half a billion-pound JV

Retirement villages provider Audley Group and BlackRock Real Assets have formed a joint venture.
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Social care
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Birchgrove to develop assisted living apartments in Surrey

Retirement living company Birchgrove has secured planning for the development of 54 high-quality assisted living ...
2 months
Social care
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Elevation Healthcare Core Plus acquires Stone care home funding

Elevation Healthcare Core Plus has acquired land and a forward funding agreement for development by ...
2 months
Social care
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CQC places Monet Lodge in South Manchester into special measures

The Care Quality Commission has warned Monet Lodge, a private hospital in South Manchester that ...
3 months
Social care
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Criticism for government on social care following Queen’s Speech

Care England, the representative body for independent adult social care providers, has expressed dismay at ...
3 months
Politics & policy
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Stirling Square Capital Partners acquires Consensus Support Services

Stirling Square Capital Partners has acquired Consensus Support Services from Caring Homes Group.
3 months
M&A
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Allegra Care and Moorfield acquire Sentinel Health Care

Care home operator Allegra Care and Moorfield Group have acquired Sentinel Health Care.
3 months
M&A
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HC-One reorganises its finances

HC-One’s owners, Safanad and Court Cavendish, have invested a significant amount of new capital into ...
3 months
Social care
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Civitas Social Housing acquires South Wales supported living and care facilities

Care-based housing and healthcare REIT Civitas Social Housing has acquired 15 supported living and care ...
3 months
Social care
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Schroder British Opportunities invests in Cera Care

Schroder British Opportunities has invested in Cera Care in a transaction led by Evolve HealthCare ...
3 months
Social care
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Anchor Hanover completes £300m unsecured refinancing

Anchor Hanover Group, a not-for-profit provider of housing and care for older people, has completed ...
4 months
Social care
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NAO criticises government over adult social care in England

Short-term funding and the lack of a long-term vision has hampered planning, innovation and investment ...
4 months
Market reports
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Sandstone Care Group acquires Lancashire care home

Sandstone Care Group has acquired Ribble Court, a recently completed care home in Much Hoole, ...
4 months
M&A
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Target Healthcare rents and valuations grow in second half of 2020

Target Healthcare REIT, which invests in modern, purpose-built care homes, has announced Net Asset Value ...
4 months
Company results
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PGIM Real Estate and Elevation enter senior housing JV

Madison, New Jersey-based PGIM Real Estate has entered into a joint venture with Elevation, a ...
4 months
Social care
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Supreme Court rules care companies don’t have to pay sleeping staff

The Supreme Court today dismissed appeals that care workers should receive hourly pay for sleep-in ...
4 months
Politics & policy
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Home care healthtech Lilli raises £4.5m

Lilli, which provides technology and services to enable those with health issues to live at ...
4 months
Social care
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Royal Naval trust acquires Portsmouth care home site

The Royal Naval Benevolent Trust has acquired a new care home development site in Portsmouth.
4 months
Real estate
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City & County Healthcare acquires multiple businesses

City & County Healthcare Group has acquired home care businesses MiHomecare, including its Noble Live-In ...
4 months
M&A
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Priory Group mental health hospital demonstrated abuse

St John’s House in Diss, Suffolk, run by Priory Group company Partnerships in Care, has ...
5 months
Social care
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Auckland Care completes management buyout

Specialist care provider Auckland Care has completed a management buyout supported by commercial finance broker ...
5 months
Social care
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Urban Village Capital plans £8.5m Wigan care home

Urban Village Capital is planning a £8.5m purpose-built care home development in Wigan, due to ...
5 months
Social care
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Exclusive: Buyout group preparing £1bn auction of SEN provider

A private equity house is preparing to launch what will be one of the biggest-ever ...
5 months
Social care
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HC-One to sell off 52 care homes and close four

HC-One today announced plans to sell off 52 of its care homes to alternative operators ...
5 months
Social care
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Elevation Healthcare Core Plus acquires two care homes

Elevation Healthcare Core Plus, a real estate fund advised by Elevation, has acquired care homes ...
5 months
Social care
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French care group Korian to acquire Berkley Care Group

European care group Korian will enter the UK care market with the acquisition of Berkley ...
5 months
M&A
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LNT Group seeks investors for more than 30 care homes

Leeds-based LNT Group is seeking new investors for its care home development business,
5 months
Social care
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Civitas Social Housing secures £84.5m loan for acquisitions

Civitas Social Housing has secured a new seven-year term, interest-only loan facility of £84.55 million ...
5 months
Real estate
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Target Healthcare REIT announces £50m fund-raise

Care homes investor Target Healthcare REIT has announced it is raising approximately £50 million in ...
5 months
Real estate
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Sandstone Care Group acquires Merseyside care home

Warrington-headquartered care home operator Sandstone Care Group has acquired Oak Springs Care Home in Wavertree, ...
6 months
M&A
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Achieve Together acquires West Midlands support services provider

Achieve Together, the AMP Capital-backed specialist care provider, has acquired West Midlands-based Careview Services and ...
6 months
Social care
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Civitas Social Housing announces solid performance

Civitas Social Housing (CHS) has announced its net asset value as at 31 December 2020, ...
6 months
Social care
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BGF invests £4m in CSN Care Group

Investment giant BGF has invested £4million in CSN Care Group, a social care provider.
6 months
Social care
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CBRE arranges £42m debt facility to develop retirement village

OakNorth Bank has completed a £42 million loan to a retirement living investor, developer and ...
6 months
Social care
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Belgian REIT acquires three Essex care homes

European healthcare real estate investment trust Aedifica has acquired three Essex care homes for approximately ...
6 months
M&A
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Macc Care Group secures funding for Solihull care home

Birmingham-based care home group Macc Care Group has secured funding for a care home in ...
6 months
Social care
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Avery Healthcare acquires care home development site in Derby

Care home developer and operator Avery Healthcare Group has acquired a development site with planning ...
7 months
Social care
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Priory Group sold at a loss by Acadia to Waterland Private Equity and German rehab firm

Private equity firm Waterland is to pay Acadia £1.1 billion for Priory Group, almost five ...
7 months
M&A
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Exclusive: US private equity firm swoops for City and County Healthcare

Global private equity firm Summit Partners is acquiring City and County Healthcare Group, the largest ...
7 months
M&A
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NCF publishes Pulse survey results for November

The National Care Forum has completed its second Pulse survey of the adult social care ...
7 months
Social care
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Octopus Real Estate pays £100m for eight care homes

Real estate lender and investor Octopus Real Estate is acquiring eight new care homes from ...
7 months
M&A
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City and County Healthcare Group acquires Interserve Healthcare

City & County Healthcare has acquired complex care business Interserve Healthcare from Interserve Group, including ...
8 months
M&A
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Schroders and Civitas Investment Management’s fund announces first completions

The first five projects funded by the Social Supported Housing Fund (SoHo), set up by ...
8 months
Social care
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McCarthy & Stone shareholders vote for £647m takeover deal

American private equity firm Lone Star Funds upped its bid for Britain’s largest retirement home ...
8 months
Mergers & Acquisition
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Kingsley Healthcare opens new £12m luxury care home in Brackley

Kingsley Healthcare has opened a new £12 million luxury care home in Brackley, Northamptonshire, its ...
8 months
Social care
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MCG Group acquires Poppy Nursing and Care Services

The MCG Group has acquired Ipswich-based Poppy Nursing and Care Services, a supplier of nurses ...
8 months
Clinical services
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Civitas acquires complex needs provider Cream Care Group

Civitas Investment Management, an impact investor acting on behalf of institutions around the world, has ...
8 months
M&A
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Eden Futures announces 2021 developments

Social care provider Eden Futures has revealed its developments plans for next year, after opened ...
8 months
Social care
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Frogmore borrows £26.3m from OakNorth for Westminster care home

OakNorth Bank has lent £26 million to real estate investment manager Frogmore to develop a ...
8 months
Social care
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CIM and Envivo join forces to take over Heathcotes Group

CIM, an impact investor specialising in government-backed community real estate assets, has acquired care provider ...
8 months
M&A
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National Care Group acquires Yorkshire care home

Accrington-based healthcare provider, National Care Group (NCG) has acquired Steps Residential Care in Rotherham, South ...
8 months
M&A
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Hallmark host virtual opening for Hutton View facility

Hallmark Care Homes has used live streaming to open its £12 million new care home ...
9 months
Social care
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Kingsley Healthcare announce new £12m scheme for Holt

Care home operator Kingsley Healthcare has unveiled plans for a 66-bed facility in the north ...
9 months
Social care
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Target Healthcare reports steady quarter

Target Healthcare REIT, which invests in modern, purpose-built care homes, has announced quarterly European Public ...
9 months
Company results
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US private equity firm offers to buy McCarthy & Stone

American private equity firm Lone Star Funds is looking to buy Britain’s largest retirement home ...
9 months
M&A
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Vivo Care Choices to be sentenced today

Vivo Care Choices is due before Chester Magistrates’ Court tomorrow after pleading guilty to charges ...
9 months
Social care
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iCAPS Enterprises takes on third Bluebird Care franchise

iCAPS Enterprises, which operates Bluebird Care domiciliary care franchises in Mendip and Ferndown, has taken ...
9 months
Social care
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Hamberley to build neuro rehabilitation centre and luxury care home

A new 57-bedroom neurological rehabilitation centre and an 80-bedroom luxury care home in Southampton will ...
9 months
Acute care
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Outcomes First Group acquires Bryn Melyn Care

Children’s services provider Outcomes First Group has acquired Bryn Melyn Care from its founder Brendan ...
9 months
M&A
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Social care needs to fill more than 100,000 vacancies

The adult social care sector in England needs to fill around 112,000 job vacancies on ...
9 months
Market analysis
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Care provider body pleads for immediate lockdown to end home deaths

The Independent Care Group, the representative body for independent care providers in York and North ...
9 months
Politics & policy
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Demand rising for retirement communities, says ARCO

A survey of UK retirement community operators has found a ‘very significant’ increase in the ...
9 months
Market reports
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Care leaders react to CQC annual State of Care report

The Care Quality Commission has published it annual State of Care report which examines trends, ...
9 months
Market analysis
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Tunstall Healthcare calls for technology investment

Software, hardware and services company Tunstall Healthcare has called on health and social care leaders ...
9 months
Social care
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Care at Home buys Westminster Homecare

Home care provider Care at Home has acquired Westminster Homecare for an undisclosed sum.
10 months
M&A
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Ashberry Healthcare completes MBO

Care provider Ashberry Healthcare has completed a management buyout from former owners Rosegarth Investments by ...
10 months
M&A
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Schroders and Octopus Real Estate’s retirement fund attracts capital

Schroder Real Estate and Octopus Real Estate have announced the second close for their UK ...
10 months
Social care
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Target Healthcare reports lift in profit

Target Healthcare REIT, which invests in modern, purpose-built UK care homes, has announced annual profit ...
10 months
Company results
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Nursing home workers demand a shield against Covid-19

Nursing homes workers’ labour unions from all over the world are joining forces on 1 ...
10 months
Politics & policy
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Covid-19 drug to be trialled in care homes

Researchers at the University of Oxford are starting a new study to explore the effectiveness ...
10 months
Social care
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Look Ahead acquires Essex specialist care provider

The Look Ahead charity has acquired specialist care provider Kingswood Care Services which operates five ...
10 months
M&A
News

Cera Care acquires Mears Care Scotland

London-based home care innovator Cera Care today announced its acquisition of Mears Care Scotland, which ...
10 months
M&A
News

Aedifica acquires East Sussex care home

European healthcare real estate investment trust Aedifica has acquired a 60-bedroom care home in Hailsham, ...
10 months
M&A
News

Complete Care acquires Amegreen Complex Care

Complete Care Holdings, a subsidiary of MC Care Holdings, has acquired Amegreen Complex Homecare, which ...
10 months
M&A
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Cygnet mental health hospital abused patients

The Care Quality Commission has taken action following the identification of physical and emotional abuse ...
10 months
Social care
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Starmer slams government on social care

Labour leader Keir Starmer has hit out at the government for failing to address the ...
10 months
Politics & policy
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National Care Forum welcomes Adult Social Care Winter Plan

The National Care Forum (NCF), the representative body for UK not-for-profit social care providers has ...
10 months
Politics & policy
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Impact Healthcare acquires nine Scottish care homes

Impact Healthcare REIT has acquired nine care homes in Scotland from Holmes Care Group in ...
10 months
Social care
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Care homes to get extra £546m Covid-19 funding

The government has announced an extension to the Infection Control Fund, pledging an extra £546 ...
10 months
Politics & policy
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Call for social care complaint pathway to be made clearer

The self-pay social care sector should be obliged to provide customers with details on how ...
10 months
Social care

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