Social care departments must invest to save

September 2010
British Journal of Healthcare Computing & Information Management;Sep2010, p3
Academic Journal
The article reports that the social services in Great Britain are to undergo changes over the next few years. It is stated that local authorities need to strategically invest in transformation programmes that will meet the needs of vulnerable adults and children, despite the budget cuts. It has been found that some local authorities in Great Britain have been paying over 20 percent in excess to their fostering and resident care services providers.


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