Tag: social care

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Foster Care Co-operative rescues independent agency

The Foster Care Co-operative has taken over a not-for-profit fostering agency set to close down, maintaining a vital service for children in care and saving the jobs of carers and staff. The Foster...

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Help us shape a co-operative vision for Scotland

The Scottish Government already has the power to back co-ops in many ways. With further devolution promised in areas such as welfare, employment support and income tax, the possibilities for Scotland...

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Owning our Care

Owning our Care: investigating the development of multi-stakeholder co-operative social care in the UK Politicians are committed to overhauling how we fund adult social care. But it is not all about...

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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...