Scotland’s elderly are facing increasing waits for the social care they need, a new report suggests.
A care home group with more than 30 homes in Scotland has gone into administration, creating uncertainty for residents.
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CRIMINALS who target elderly victims because of their age may face harsher sentences, according to the new justice minister.
SCOTLAND is facing a social care time-bomb as the cost of looking after the elderly soars over the next two decades.
SOARING numbers of staff have been banned from working with children and vulnerable people after they were found guilty of misconduct.