Care work

Everything you need to know as a professional care giver, including careers advice, learning and development and best practice. These articles are either tailored to healthcare assistants and support workers or discuss healthcare professionals as a whole.

06 March 2019

20,000 more care workers needed in Wales by 2030

Wales is facing a carer staffing crisis, needing thousands of more people to work in caring roles with adults and children by 2030 if it is to keep pace with the growing demand for care services and provide support for communities across the country.
31 January 2019

Caring for older residents during cold weather

Every care home will have its own policy on cold weather. However, it's important to use your initiative. An important element of this is ensuring that you are able to recognise where there may be a heating issue and how to act on it swiftly and appropriately.