The sufficiency enigma

This short paper written by Independent Children’s Home Association’s deputy CEO, Elizabeth Cooper, is being shared in the hope of it stimulating further discussion between all parties looking to improve the sufficiency of care placements for children. The residential childcare sector is known to have insufficient capacity to meet the needs of the children comingContinue reading “The sufficiency enigma”

Survey offers positive insight into the financial state of the care home sector

Des Kelly OBE, Residential Forum Trustee, gives his take on the state of the care home market survey In a week in which the FT has reported the sale of HC-One (the largest care home provider in the UK) by its consortium owners for £1 bn. it may seem slightly odd to be making referenceContinue reading “Survey offers positive insight into the financial state of the care home sector”