Abuse in care homes

This week the media have reported that in a three year period there have been over 20,000 allegations of abuse by care home workers against the elderly and vulnerable. This is mirrored by an increase in claims arising from such allegations. They are often not straightforward and need careful consideration of a wide range of issues.

The Local Government Ombudsman, Michael King has noted there is a growing problem over standards of care homes.

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BLM Abuse News Briefing

BLM has published the latest edition of it’s Abuse News Briefing, a digest of news and developments related to child sexual abuse. Continue reading