ADASS media report for 9-16 October inclusive, including NCASC17 coverage:

 

NCASC coverage

The Autumn survey press release was covered in the Guardian (front page of social care supplement), Express (page 2 in print and online) and the MJ.

Further conference coverage was reported in LGC and LocalGov, while our latest column for Community Care was published during conference.

https://amp.theguardian.com/social-care-network/2017/oct/11/why-wont-ministers-acknowledge-social-cares-growing-emergency

http://www.express.co.uk/life-style/health/865841/care-cost-cap-old-age-poverty

http://www.communitycare.co.uk/2017/10/10/adass-president-adult-social-care-reform-must-national-priority/

https://themj.co.uk/Willcox-Focus-on-delayed-transfers-is-short-sighted/209058

https://www.localgov.co.uk/Councils-facing-fines-of-up-to-280000-for-delayed-transfers-sanctions/43977

https://www.lgcplus.com/services/health-and-care/roundtable-chiefs-tackle-the-stp-question/7021610.article

Several ADASS tweets sent during NCASC were retweeted and liked several times.

At the time of writing, the most successful tweet was sent during Margaret’s keynote speech, which was retweeted 113 times and liked 49 times.

 

Overall media coverage

 

Headline

Media Type

Publication

Published

Former local government leader appointed as NHS England director

Internet

National Health Executive (Web)

09/10/2017

Health system in fragile state

UK Additional Regionals

The Bolton News

10/10/2017

Health system in fragile state

UK Additional Regionals

Lancashire Telegraph  

10/10/2017

Social care quality stable despite `toughest climate in memory'', says CQC

Internet

Communitycare.co.uk (Web)

10/10/2017

ADASS president: `Adult social care reform must be a national priority''

Internet

Communitycare.co.uk (Web)

10/10/2017

Former local government leader appointed as NHS England director

Internet

Public Sector Executive (Web)

10/10/2017

Willcox: Focus on delayed transfers is short-sighted

Internet

The MJ (Web)

10/10/2017

https://amp.theguardian.com/social-care-network/2017/oct/11/why-wont-ministers-acknowledge-social-cares-growing-emergency

Internet and print

Guardian (Social Care Network)

11/10/17

Cap care home costs to avoid old age ''lottery''- Sir Andrew Dilnot

Internet

North West Evening Mail (Web)

11/10/2017

Cap care home costs to avoid old age ''lottery''- Sir Andrew Dilnot

Internet

News and Star (Web)

11/10/2017

Cap care home costs to avoid old age ''lottery''- Sir Andrew Dilnot

Internet

West Cumberland Times and Star (Web)

11/10/2017

Councils to overspend social care budgets

Internet

Government Business (Web)

11/10/2017

Councils facing fines of up to £280,000 for delayed transfers sanctions

Internet

Localgov.co.uk (Web)

11/10/2017

Adass: DTOC fines up to £280,000

Internet

Local Government Chronicle (Web)

11/10/2017

Delayed transfer punishments ''frankly bizarre''

Internet

The MJ (Web)

11/10/2017

'Stop care lottery for elderly by capping home fees'

UK Key Regionals

Yorkshire Post

12/10/2017

Sir Andrew Dilnot calls for cap on care home costs to avoid old age lottery

Internet

Care Appointments (Web)

12/10/2017

Adult social care ''perilously close to becoming unsustainable''

Internet

Ekklesia (Web)

12/10/2017

https://www.lgcplus.com/services/health-and-care/roundtable-chiefs-tackle-the-stp-question/7021610.article

Internet

Local Government Chronicle

12/10/17

The central e for health

Magazines Trade & Overseas

Local Government Chronicle

12/10/2017

The latest news on appointments and departures

Magazines Trade & Overseas

Local Government Chronicle

12/10/2017

Survey highlights financial strain on adult social care budgets

Internet

Care Management Matters (Web)

12/10/2017

People face care cost 'lottery' in later life

UK Key Regionals

Express and Star (Wolverhampton)

12/10/2017

People face care cost 'lottery' in later life

UK Additional Regionals

Shropshire Star

12/10/2017

More Than Half Of Councils To Overspend Adult Social Care Budgets

Internet

The Carer (Web)

12/10/2017

Council not expecting to overspend on adult social care budget

Internet

Rochdale Online (Web)

12/10/2017

http://www.express.co.uk/life-style/health/865841/care-cost-cap-old-age-poverty

Internet

Express

13/10/17

Guest column: Government must act now on care homes concerns

Internet

Worksop Guardian (Web)

13/10/2017

Guest column: Government must act now on care homes concerns

Internet

Retford Guardian (Web)

13/10/2017

Councils'' use of prepayment cards risks contravening Care Act, study claims

Internet

Communitycare.co.uk (Web)

13/10/2017

Sixteen councils fined for delayed transfers of care in 2016/17: ADASS research

Internet

Local Government Lawyer (Web)

13/10/2017

Government must act now on care homes

UK Additional Regionals

Worksop Guardian

13/10/2017

Lifting the lid on waste would help councils to cope with cuts

UK Key Regionals

Yorkshire Post

14/10/2017

Council cuts are causing a health hazard as streets fill with overflowing bins

Internet

Yorkshire Post (Web)

14/10/2017

Lord Dubs: Tory neglect of our health and social care system has had direct impact on most vulnerable

Internet

PoliticsHome (Web)

16/10/2017