Homecare in the time of coronavirus

A call for urgent government investment to realise value and prevent multiple provider failure Summary People want to live well and independently at home. Preventing unnecessary admissions to care homes and hospitals, where there is currently an increased risk of COVID-19 infection and death, should be a priority. Supporting people …

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Homecare has come a long way since the days of home helps, when support at home was largely domestic and increasing personal care needs often resulted in admission to residential care.  Now people with relatively complex needs can be supported to live independently, without the need to leave their own …