Around 1.5 million older people in England have an unmet need for social care, a charity has warned.
More than twice as many children are waiting to be adopted as there are families willing to adopt, campaigners have warned.
Firms in England lost £3.2 billion last year due to the crisis in dementia care, new figures suggest.
A sheltered housing resident died alone after a council care worker ignored his call for help, a tribunal heard.
MORE people should be benefiting from a planned transformation of social care, a new report has said.
CONSERVATIVE plans for social care have come under fire from the author of a major review of the issue, who warned elderly people would be left "helpless" to control the cost of their care.
SCOTLAND is facing a social care time-bomb as the cost of looking after the elderly soars over the next two decades.