In case you missed it – ‘Why co-operatives could be the answer to the UK’s social care crisis #socialcare #coop #alternativemodels

In case you missed it, last week the Independent published an article on care co-operatives potentially being the solution to the care crisis in the UK. The full article can be found by following the link below: ‘Why co-operatives could be the answer to the UK’s social care crisis The idea that social care should… Read More In case you missed it – ‘Why co-operatives could be the answer to the UK’s social care crisis #socialcare #coop #alternativemodels

User and community-owned care poorly understood, new research finds #socialcare #community #care #owningourcare

Published on: https://www.uk.coop/owningourcare User and community-owned care poorly understood, new research finds The growing desire for user and community-led approaches to social care is being held back by a lack of understanding of how to make them work, says a report described as a ‘wake-up call’, published today. As reported in Community Care, With social… Read More User and community-owned care poorly understood, new research finds #socialcare #community #care #owningourcare

Social care co-operatives can create more flexible support, finds report @cartreficymru @CoopCareForum #socialcare

Social care co-operatives can create more flexible support, finds report Photo: Gary Brigden Co-operative models can ‘bring aspirations of care legislation to life’, report by the Co-operative Care Forums for England and Wales claims A better understanding of cooperative approaches to social care could help transform services to benefit service users and employees in the financially… Read More Social care co-operatives can create more flexible support, finds report @cartreficymru @CoopCareForum #socialcare