Bluebird Care featured on BBC News

22/05/2019

Bluebird Care has spoken to the BBC News about the UKHCA findings on the homecare funding deficit.

The UKHCA has investigated the under-funding by local authorities for homecare for older people across the UK. The price paid by the UK government varies greatly across the country from £11.35 to £15.85 per hour. With the UKHCA stating a minimum cost of care at £15.74 per hour there is a clear deficit.

Featured on the BBC news (04/03/2015) Bluebird Care, a leading provider of homecare across the UK, focus mainly on the private market where they can deliver high quality care and provide their care teams with the right level of pay for the vital and important work they do.Debbie Watson, Bluebird Care care worker

For more information on the average price paid for homecare for older people in your area, and to read the full UKHCA homecare deficit report visit the website.

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