Stop cuts to adult social care, petition urges

14 August 2019 – BBC News Over 150,000 people have signed a petition calling for urgent action to fix the

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Care centre for vulnerable adults is ‘inadequate’

14 August 2019 – Devon Live A care centre for vulnerable adults was rated as being Inadequate after failing to

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Care home resident arrested after staff member assaulted

12 August 2019 – EDP24 A care home resident was arrested after allegedly assaulting a member of staff. Norfolk police

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Tribunal upholds CQC decision to refuse registration to ‘campus style’ accommodation for people with learning disabilities and / or autism

08 August 2019 – CQC A First-tier Tribunal has ruled in favour of CQC’s decision to refuse an application submitted

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Learning disability: care and support of people growing older

02 August 2019 – Care England This is a quality standard to cover how to identify, assess and regularly review

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Hertfordshire independent mental health service placed into special measures

02 August 2019 – CQC CQC rated Kneesworth House hospital as Inadequate following an inspection. Kneesworth House is run by

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People with intellectual disabilities are often not told about their medicines and their potential side effects

01 August 2019 – The Conversation Research reveals that around 1.5m people in the UK with an intellectual disability experience

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Man at Kingsley care home in Herne Bay choked to death on hot cross bun, Canterbury inquest hears

31 July 2019 – Kent Online A man with learning disabilities known as the “life and soul” of his care

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Council breached Care Act in case of woman who died of scabies-related complications, review finds

31 July 2019 – Community Care A safeguarding adults review has found a series of assessment failings that directly contributed

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The new woodland themed X-ray room at University Hospital Southampton for people with dementia

30 July 2019 – Daily Echo Developed by staff at University Hospital Southampton, an innovative and calming room features woodland

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