Butler corrects Starmer publicly on destruction of slaver Colson’s statue – SKWAWKBOX


Starmer had said toppling of statue was ‘completely wrong’. Black MP Dawn Butler corrects him Labour’s Brent MP Dawn Butler Black Labour MP Dawn Butler has bravely gone on the pub…

Source: Butler corrects Starmer publicly on destruction of slaver Colson’s statue – SKWAWKBOX

Vladimir Putin prepares Palmyra’s liberation


Russian President Vladimir Putin convened a meeting of Russia’s Security Council this morning, and on this occasion there is no doubt at all about what was the main topic of discussion. 

Here is the Kremlin’s summary:

“Participants in the meeting

Source: Vladimir Putin prepares Palmyra’s liberation

65% of home care complaints upheld by Local Government Ombudsman | Care Industry News


The Local Government Ombudsman has seen a 25 per cent rise in complaints about the home care received by some of the most vulnerable people in England over the past year.

The statistic is just one of the findings included in the LGO’s Review of Adult Social Care Complaints 2015/16, which is issued today.

Complaints about home care received by the Ombudsman include care workers being late for or missing appointments, not staying long enough and not doing what they should – including not treating people with the dignity they deserve.

 

Source: 65% of home care complaints upheld by Local Government Ombudsman | Care Industry News

UKHCA welcomes analysis report on adult social care | Care Industry News


UKHCA welcomes today’s report from the Local Government Ombudsman (LGO) analysing complaints which it received from people who use social care services in 2015-16.

LGO’s report contains an encouraging picture that more people are willing to speak out when things go wrong, when their services are commissioned poorly, or delivered inappropriately.

Source: UKHCA welcomes analysis report on adult social care | Care Industry News

33% increase in delayed transfers from hospital as social care faces £1.9bn funding gap | Care Industry News


Commenting on the Combined Performance Summary for September published this morning by NHS England, Nuffield Trust Director of Research Professor John Appleby

Source: 33% increase in delayed transfers from hospital as social care faces £1.9bn funding gap | Care Industry News

As cuts in social care deepen Age UK says ‘It’s only going to get worse’ | Care Industry News


a combination of acute shortages of good health and care services to help older people recover, poor co-ordination and sometimes downright buck passing between

Source: As cuts in social care deepen Age UK says ‘It’s only going to get worse’ | Care Industry News

Keeping the brain active with social activities and using a computer may prevent memory decline | Care Industry News


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Source: Keeping the brain active with social activities and using a computer may prevent memory decline | Care Industry News