Grief can feel overwhelming, not only affecting us emotionally but physically as well. By Flora Death.
Anna Davies, Policy & Research Manager at Independent Age, on why we are asking NICE to build better social care into their quality standards.
We can't tackle loneliness if we don't start with how people make friends, writes Chief Executive of Independent Age Janet Morrison.
Why bereavement in later life matters.
Ray Mitchell, our Head of Policy and Campaigns, shares his thoughts on Jeremy Hunt's recent speech on social care.
Back in March 2017, we looked at care home quality across England using data from the Care Quality Commission. We were shocked by what we found. At least 1 in 4 adult social care services were rated as 'Inadequate' or 'Requires Improvement'. A year later, we looked again. Here's what we found...
By Amelia Christie, Policy and Research Manager
Our recent Parliamentary reception saw the launch of our seven tests for the forthcoming green paper on social care. Gabriel Gavin, our Public Affairs Officer, sets out our position.