The NHS will not be able to deliver its long-term plan without recruiting more staff, an MP has warned.
An MP has spoken of finding her dementia-suffering father with “brutal injuries” in a care home facility in south London.
Theresa May will unveil a plan for overhauling certain areas of the NHS by providing additional funding, but staff shortages and social care are still not being addressed
The UK is set to face a social care crisis as the sector is estimated to be 400,000 workers short by 2028, due to low pay and poor working conditions.
Liberal Democrat Norman Lamb has said that an “age tax” is an option because it “protects young people” from additional costs.
An emergency £240 million will be pumped into the social care system to ease the pressure on the NHS this winter.
The GMB Union found that over 160,000 people were taken to court over non-payment of social care fees
Jeremy Hunt proposes new rules meaning workers past pension age will pay national insurance
MP Norman Lamb says the cost for the average earner would be a couple of cups of coffee a week extra in tax
Liz Truss claims John McDonnell's plan would mean borrowing 'billions more and hike up taxes to record levels'
Doctor Peter Swinyard says consultations shouldn't be cluttered up with central government questions
The co-editor of The Conservative Woman Laura Perrins tells Julia Hartley-Brewer the problem with social care is the length of time people need it
The Prime Minister has said she will consult the public on social care - but critics might suggest this is her answer for everything
Theresa May has announced a U-turn on her social care policy
The Prime Minister has announced a cap to quell the flames surrounding the policy which would have seen elderly people with assets of £100,000 or more pay for their care
The Conservatives announced a plan which includes employees having a statutory right to a year's unpaid leave to care for relatives
This follows the Chancellor's pledge to provide more money towards social care
Jeremy Corbyn has been mocked on Twitter after he didn't capitalise on the Government's U-turn on National Insurance during PMQs, instead talking about schools funding and social care
Philip Hammond has announced his budget but George Galloway believes it does not do enough to solve the problems in Britain
Shadow treasury chief Peter Dowd says Philip Hammond's flagship policy will to nothing to plug gaps created by government cuts
Today's Budget has already provoked a flood of debate among the chattering classes. But who has benefited from Philip Hammond's first major act as Chancellor?
Philip Hammond makes health and education the keynotes of his flagship policy speech
Theresa May has been urged to find a cross-party solution to the challenges the social care system faces
The Government is expected to allow local councils to raise council tax in order to fund social care, however some claim this is not enough
The Government are set to allow local authorities to increase council tax to fund social care, but Andy Burnham does not think this is enough
Plans to allow local councils to increase council tax in order to fund social care are being considered by the Government
The government have claimed NHS in England will receive an extra £10 billion over the next five years, however the health select committee believe this is not true