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Adult social care workforce growing again, but challenges remain

12 Jul 2023

The annual Size and Structure of the Adult Social Care Sector and Workforce in England shows that the adult social care workforce in England started growing again in 2022-3.

Skills for Care response to NHS Long Term Workforce Plan

30 Jun 2023

Skills for Care responds to the release of the NHS Long Term Workforce Plan.

Skills for Care is helping social care providers with #PlanningForSuccess

01 Nov 2022

Skills for Care, has launched a campaign to support social care providers with #PlanningForSuccess by providing information and resources all about effective workforce planning.

Adult Social Care Leaders come together with a vision for a future workforce strategy

20 Jul 2021

Adult social care leaders have come together for the first time to offer a collective vision of what should be in a workforce strategy for the growing sector.

Our response to the Department of Health and Social Care's Winter Plan

21 Sep 2020

The Department of Health and Social Care's COVID-19 Winter Plan released on Friday sets out how they intend to support employers to fight the virus in the coming months.

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