Read about our new visual representation of a care ecosystem, drawn by artist Laura Brodrick.Read more about A flourishing social care ecosystem
Dr Emily Burn and Professor Catherine Needham have worked with the LGIU to produce a new report entitled ‘What role for local government in Scotland’s National Care Service?’, launching on 1st December with an online event.Read more about Report launch event: What role for local government in Scotland’s National Care Service?
A new episode of the Care Matters podcast with special guests Professor Catherine Needham and Patrick Hall from the University of Birmingham.Read more about Podcast- Social Care in the UK’s Four Nations with Catherine Needham and Patrick Hall
Continuing ‘The Transitions that Matter’ series: Robert Walker writes about transitioning into older age, and the financial risks involved.Read more about The financial risks of transitioning into older age
Continuing ‘The Transitions that Matter’ series: Terry Blatter shares her experience of caring, through three generations of family, suffering dementia.Read more about The Three Acts of Dementia
Emily Burn and Catherine Needham explore what it means to describe social care as an ecosystem.Read more about What does it mean to describe social care as an ecosystem?
We partnered with the Nuffield Trust to host a webinar on 7th June 2023, which explored shared challenges in implementing social care reform.Read more about How do we ‘unstick’ social care reform across the four UK countries?
A new commentary in our ‘The Transitions that Matter’ series: Anne Pridmore shares her experience of transitioning through a changing care system in England, starting in the 1980s.Read more about Transitioning through the care system
Continuing our ‘Transitions that Matter’ commentary series, Adrian Murray writes his experiences during the COVID-19 lockdowns and how everyday life has been impacted.Read more about Transitioning into lockdown and getting stuck there
For the second commentary in our Transitions that Matter series, Robert Punton writes about his experience of transitioning into ‘invisibility’.Read more about Transition into invisibility
Event date: 9th May 2023. Recording now available.
Professor Catherine Needham and Patrick Hall from the University of Birmingham present their research.
In the first commentary in ‘The Transitions that Matter’ series, Katy Evans writes about the experience of recruiting a new Personal Assistant.Read more about Emotional Labour: Transitioning to a new PA
Professor Catherine Needham and Dr Chloe Alexander introduce a new commentary series, ‘The Transitions that Matter’, which features commentaries written by members of the University of Birmingham’s Lived Experience Panel.Read more about The Transitions that Matter: commentary series launch