In an unprecedented move, Somerset Council granted full access to BBC Panorama for a year in the interests of showing how years of budget cuts are impacting the services they can provide - and the lives of people who depend on the care system.
A former inspector at the Care Quality Commission says a 2015 report into Whorlton Hall hospital which presented "warning bells" went unpublished.
Nursing home provider and former manager prosecuted by CQC for failing to provide safe care and treatment
A care provider and registered manager that failed in its duty to provide safe care and treatment have been ordered to pay fines and costs totalling £45,695 by Leeds Magistrates’ Court.
Independent Age, the older people’s charity, welcomes the call by the Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR) think-tank for government to introduce free social care to people over 65.
New research from the University of Cambridge has suggested that virtual reality (VR) can identify early Alzheimer’s disease more accurately than ‘gold standard’ cognitive tests currently in use.
A care home where a man with Alzheimer's died after eating chlorine tablets has been fined £270,000.