Friday 19 October 2018
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Bridgwater care home boss stole money from residents

A Bridgwater care home manager who stole £115,000 from residents has been jailed for two years.

Fatal Rosepark care home fire inquiry ends

The hearing into a blaze at a care home which claimed the lives of 14 elderly residents has finished taking evidence

Review into manslaughter case care home in Somerset

A serious case review is to be held into events leading to the closure of a care home, whose manager was convicted of killing an elderly resident.

Thousands die alone without support, council report finds

Thousands of people are dying alone without friends or family support, a report by the Local Government Association has found.

Chaos, bureaucracy and an unhappy workforce are not good for residents

There are care homes where chaos reigns, where the managers spend their time in the office obsessed with paperwork.......

High mortality rates for people with dementia reflects poor diagnosis levels,

People with dementia could be missing out on help and support in the early stages of the condition because of late diagnosis