Direct payments will fuel the demand for more care workers, says Skills for Care

Posted on September 1st, by editor in Caring Times. No Comments

Skills for Care says the adult social care workforce could double to 2.5 million by 2025 to meet the needs of millions of people who use services.

The State of the Adult Social Care Workforce uses new data from the National Minimum DataSet-Social Care (NMDS-SC) to model future workforce needs scenarios.

Skills for Care Chief executive Andrea Rowe said that, under a maximising choice scenari

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