Helpr Blog

July 2, 2019

Crisis in care-a better deal for care workers is vital

  For every council, Adult Social Services department, and the estimated 1.4 million people receiving social care, the chaos and…

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Caregiver walking through park carrying groceries
April 19, 2018

Currently 47.8% of care workers leave their job within a year

Why is the care workforce collapsing? Poor pay and working conditions? Low status? Lack of ongoing training and career progression?…

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Caring staff
April 18, 2018

Social Care – A solution that works today

We need to define a sustainable, long-term strategy that supports both our growing, ageing population and other vulnerable people in…

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Grandfather playing with his grand kids
October 4, 2017

The key to solving the social care crisis starts with the carers

Even with the £2.5 billion funding from the Chancellor in the ‘Spring Budget’, there still won’t be enough money in…

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Elderly woman hugging caregiver on bed
September 4, 2017

HELPR : A model for social care in the twenty first century

Adult social care is in crisis but could the solution be right in front of our eyes? Could a change…

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