Local authorities must invest in their care workers

Dec 7, 2015

“If this skills gap is not addressed, it could have serious implications for our ageing society and our most vulnerable people. We know that to support our ageing population there needs to be a 25% rise in the number of staff working with older people by 2020. Yet a report from thinktank Policy Exchange highlighted that the volume of available social workers isn’t going to meet demand until 2022.”

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