COVID-19: A perfect storm for technology innovation in social care?
Carers must be enabled to remain in the profession for longer, say Graham Allen and Steve Carefull, and early indications from Hampshire suggest ‘cobots’ may be one way this can be achieved.
Let’s tell a new story
Graham Allen says a focus on social care being solely about getting people out of hospital only diverts attention from keeping as many people as possible away from unnecessary admission.
Tackling loneliness with technology
Graham Allen and David Rees reveal how a recent project in Hampshire has shown how digital technology can help address the growing problem of chronic loneliness for the elderly.
Drop the begging bowl
Graham Allen MP insists financial independence is the future for local government
How Denmark delivers
Graham Allen and Proffesor Colin Copus set out the Danish example in protecting local government from a dominant central source.
On the road to independence
Graham Allen explains how draft code for central and local government could map out a devolved settlement for England.