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Care home crisis with 10,000 beds lost as elderly suffer cruel postcode lottery

Older people face a care home postcode lottery after 10,000 beds were lost in the past five years. Half of local authorities – those hit hardest by funding cuts – have fewer beds now than in 2014. The 9,772 fall comes even though nationally the figure rose from 401,322 to 407,058 in the same period.… Read More »