Care Homes / CQC: Achieving Regulatory Compliance

As owner or manager of a care home or of a care service you are required to operate it in a fully compliant way.The overarching objective of the regulatory framework is no different to that of any other regulated sector: to a...

Ashtons Legal appoints new Business Managers

Ashtons Legal has created and filled new Business Manager roles in a move designed to ensure that their experienced lawyers are able to concentrate on providing quality legal advice to clients while others support them to gro...

Immigration and its effect on Care Homes

  The government introduced the new immigration skills charge on the 6 April 2017 to incentivise the recruitment and training of British workers. The Immigration Skills Charge will be levied on employers that employ...

Is now the right time to buy a Care Home?

Laing & Buisson’s publication ‘Care of Older People’ (27th edition) contains facts and figures which reveal some of the opportunities (and risks) in buying or investing in care homes in the UK. Residential care capacity i...