Medical News Today
Telehealth technology does not appear to be more cost-effective than standard support and treatment, according to a new UK study published in the BMJ.
Aggregate ratings for social care services, delivered by the CQC, would fill public information gap on care quality and boost choice for users, finds review commissioned by government.
NHS Direct has been asked to provide a contingency service in almost a third of England due to delays in rolling out the government’s flagship 111 urgent care phone number.
The Guardian – social care network
To mark Share the Care week, Margaret Pedler wants to encourage others to sign up to help families with severely disabled children.
The Guardian – voluntary sector network
It is important to look at external influences when making claims about the rise or decline of volunteering.
A new online fundraising platform where 100% of donations go directly to charity has launched.
Third Sector Online
Richard Harrison of the Charities Aid Foundation says this is a cautious estimate based on a variety of factors.
Leicester hospice LOROS has opened a new day therapy service in Loughborough to trial taking its specialist care direct to the communities of Leicestershire and Rutland.