More than half of care homes for adults and older people plus care at home services have vacancies, a new report indicates.
Low pay and poor working conditions have led to a “crisis” in the care sector, with employers struggling to recruit and retain the staff needed to meet rapidly rising demand, a new report has warned.
All bodies involved in the integration of health and social care services need to work together better if it is to make a “meaningful difference” to people in Scotland, according to a report.
When a teenager goes to university or moves out most parents enjoy the peace and quiet – but for how long?
A war of words has erupted between Angus Council and the Scottish Government over a ‘missing’ £1 million.
Controversial plans to introduce split shifts for social care workers were booted into the long grass after a tempestuous meeting in Dundee City Chambers last night.
More than 30 social care jobs could be cut in a shake-up of care services in Dundee.
Council chiefs are drawing up a million-pound plan to safeguard some of the region's most vulnerable children, The Courier can reveal.
Fears have been raised that the Health Secretary is leaving experts in the cold a she investigates extending free personal care.
Angus workers who respond to panic buttons in more than 4,000 homes have been told by bosses they are "not" an emergency service.