social care services

social care services

As defined in the UK, social services—e.g., help with activities of daily living, including washing and feeding, of people with disabilities—which are provided by local councils to their residents.
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Councillor Peter Miller, cabinet member for adult and community services, said: "Carers are urged to attend this event to find out how the new approach will affect the way social care services are delivered to all.
"In the past, some Adult Social Care services weren't meeting the needs of local people.
People will be asked whether a Care Trust should be established in Solihullwhich would bring together community-based health and social care services for adults and provide health services for children.
LIVERPOOL City Council has been given a one star rating for its social care services for the second year running.
The registration of social care staff improves the quality of social care services in Northern Ireland according to an evaluation study carried out by the Department of Health.
Healthwatch Redcar & Cleveland is the local consumer champion for health and social care services.
THE new consumer champion for health and social care services in Kirklees will launch in less than a year.
The trust took over responsibility for providing community services in North Tyneside and community and adult social care services in Northumberland on April excellent of 1.
WARWICKSHIRE'S adult social care services are "performing well" according to the inspectors.
WORCESTERSHIRE County Council has regained its top rating for the social care services it provides for adults.
ADULT social care services in County Durham have earned a two-star accolade in an inspection.
It says if the Government wants the voluntary sector to deliver high-quality social care services,fees paid by local authorities must be sufficient for the sector to recruit, retain and develop qualified staff.