The Kings Fund has published a review into Adult Social Care which outlines and analyses 20 key trends in adult social care in England over recent years.
There are several key themes which emerge:
- The growth in support required by working-age adults
- Underinvestment in preventative services
- The tendency for indicators that relate to local authority spending to remain the same or decline while those driven by central government are more likely to increase.
To read this review in full please click here.