This page shows items from the Department of Health’s social care news feed.
UK businesses can apply for a share of up to £1 million to work with partners on projects to provide affordable and accessible healthcare in India.
Businesses can apply for a share of £15 million to better detect, prevent, manage and treat disease and chronic health conditions.
A cross-government working group will be set up to review how to improve the support available to families in the period around childbirth to the age of 2.
The Secretary of State for Health and Social Care sets out his ambitions for the future of the NHS and talks about the potential of technology to improve healthcare.
The new law seeks to protect the rights of people who do not have the mental capacity to make decisions about their care and to reduce the burden on local authorities.
Prime Minister Theresa May speaks the handover of the Defence and National Rehabilitation Centre.
The Review of Adult Social Care Relative Needs Formulae proposes a new formula to be used with the Local Government Finance Settlement.
The 2-year plan will raise the profile of carers, improve employment opportunities and help to better identify young carers.
Damian Hinds visited Sussex Coast College in Hastings to learn about the mental health support services available through the Opportunity Area programme.
The government has announced a renewed focus on brain cancer research, in honour of Tessa Jowell.
We’ve been awarded the Gold standard at this year’s Mind Workplace Wellbeing Index Awards for our commitment to staff and mental health.
The Prime Minister has intervened to establish a Funeral Fund for grieving parents who have lost their child.
Sellafield Ltd has marked World Autism Awareness Week by shining a light on those affected by the condition.
Eleanor Schooling shares some of the common themes that have emerged as local authorities improve from inadequate.
Jeremy Hunt outlines the 7 key principles that will guide the government’s thinking ahead of the social care green paper, to be published later in 2018.
Measures announced to raise the status of the social work profession to mark World Social Work Day.
The Prime Minister hosted a reception at Downing Street to celebrate Jo Cox’s legacy, and the important work of her family, Foundation and Loneliness Commission.
Eleanor Schooling writes that it is possible for homes to support ‘hard-to-place’ children and still achieve a good or better inspection outcome.
Healthcare inspections in England will be ‘future-proofed’ to cover new apps and digital healthcare.
Ofsted’s Chief Inspector Amanda Spielman discusses the quality of education and care in England today at the launch of Ofsted’s Annual Report.