England’s system for funding social care for has long faced calls for reform.
Ten years on from the Commission on Funding of Care and Support (the ‘Dilnot Comission’), the ‘capped cost’ model is again at the centre of debate on how to make England’s system of means tested support for care costs fairer. Continue reading “Will the ‘capped cost’ model become a reality?”
The 2019 election saw the Conservative Party win seats that may define the Government’s attitude to reforming care funding.
What is the prevalence of poverty among older people in the UK, what are the drivers and what are the options for policymakers? Continue reading “Older People’s Poverty: Drivers and policy options”
An analysis of the economic effects of the development of new specialist housing for older people. Continue reading “Valuing Retirement Housing”