Liverpool's modern vision for social care

Telecare and early intervention in Liverpool…The telecare system, which uses computer technology to keep older people safe in their homes, is described [in the inspection report] as “innovative”. Executive director for supported living, Tony Hunter, said: “We are in the process of creating a modern social services department that provides early intervention, links up with our colleagues in health, and allows us to stop problems becoming crises”. Read full story. UPDATE: Link no longer viable. We wonder what became of that ambition?