ADASS supports the stance of the Southern Cross landlords

Association of Directors of Adult Social Services
Date: Friday June 3rd, 2011
Embargo: Immediate

ADASS welcomes the commitment from the Landlords Committee of the Southern Cross care homes outlined in their press release.


The following quote is from the Landlord's Committee press release, The Landlords' Committee's priority remains ensuring continuity of care for Southern Cross's residents. The Committee continues to work with Southern Cross to achieve a consensual solution to the Group's current difficulties."

Peter Hay, President of ADASS said, "This is entirely in line with the clear focus that local authorities have on meeting the needs of residents of Southern Cross homes. This has been and will continue to be our position and we remain ready to work with Southern Cross to achieve the best possible outcomes for residents and their families."


For further information contact:

Peter Hay, President ADASS, 0121 303 2992

Drew Clode, ADASS Press/Policy Adviser, 020 8348 5023/07976 837755