Age Scotland has called for a redoubling of efforts to protect care home residents as the latest figures reveal that 537 have died as a result of COVID-19.
Published 23 April 2020
Additional supplies of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) are to be delivered directly to care homes across Scotland to help meet the increased demand caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
Published 20 April 2020
The latest in a programme of papers by care professionals designed to foster debate on some of the most important issues associated with the delivery of care and support for older people across Scotland has been launched by Trust Housing and Scottish Care.
Published 5 November 2019
Extra funding of a billion pounds over the next three years is needed to address the gap of funding that exists in social care in Scotland today, MSPs heard this week.
Published 14 December 2017
New research on the independent sector care home workforce in Scotland has highlighted critical recruitment, retention and sustainability concerns.
Published 17 July 2017