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Ethical care: a bold reform agenda for adult social care

 

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Ethical care: a bold reform agenda for adult social care

A report by the Institute for Public Policy Research identifies the three main drivers of quality in social care and highlights some examples of innovative and high-quality care across England.

In the context of a growing gap between life expectancy and healthy life expectancy, the report argues that we must broaden our ideas about what high-quality care consists of, to include improving people’s wellbeing as they age, and therefore activities designed to engender purpose, meaning and social connection. More...