Children lived in fear due to the “widespread abuse” of potentially thousands of boys and girls in care homes, an inquiry into child abuse has been told.
People living with dementia in Perth and Kinross will have the chance of a new lease of life thanks to a £50,000 boost from a leading walking charity.
Care home closures are ‘sad reflection’ of Scottish Government’s approach to older people, says campaigner
There are 25 fewer care homes in Tayside and Fife than a decade ago despite Scotland’s ageing population, a new report reveals.
Labour have demanded a review of care home closures which threaten “forced transition” on elderly residents.
Elderly people in need of intensive support in Fife are more likely to be admitted to a care home than those in most other parts of Scotland.
Nearly £2 million is being spent on services to replace traditional children's homes in Perth and Kinross.
A closure-threatened Glenrothes care home has been offered a lifeline, it has emerged.
A shortage of student nurses could threaten the future of independent care in Scotland, a new report has warned.
Talks which may save a closure-threatened care home in Glenrothes are unlikely to be concluded before the end of the year, The Courier understands.
A Fife care home boss will launch herself 10,000ft from a plane in a bid to secure state-of-the-art equipment for residents who suffer from dementia.