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Ravi Bains

Ravi Bains responds to the Spending Review and social care funding

The Chancellor has announced an additional £1.5bn funding for social care in the latest Spending Review. Moreover, the existing adult social care grants announced in the previous Autumn Statement, worth £2.5 billion, will roll over for one more year. Here, Ravi responds to the latest funding announcement: “I’m pleased that the government has announced additional …

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Ravi Bains responds to APPG on Social Care report

Following the APPG on Social Care publishing a report which is calling for enhanced training and qualifications for ‘under-valued, exploited and degraded’ care workers, Ravi Bains shares his thoughts on the APPG’s inquiry: “I welcome the APPG’s report into professionalising the social care workforce. “I am often humbled by the hard work, dedication and perseverance …

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Ravi Bains: “There is an opportunity for change”

With the Conservative Party leadership race almost drawing to a close, it was refreshing to hear one of the candidates for Prime Minister discussing the potential integration of health and social care budgets. “This can only lead to a better service and expected savings. I have been an advocate for health and social care integration …

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