United Kingdom Homecare Association
The professional association for homecare providers

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Twenty action points to help homecare workers promote human rights 

The Equality and Human Rights Commission’s report “Close to home: older people and human rights in home care” was launched on 23rd November 2011. While stating that around half of the older people, friends and family members who gave evidence to the inquiry expressed real satisfaction with their homecare, EHRC’s report highlights some disappointing examples of homecare in practice. This UKHCA guidance is a preliminary response to those findings and is intended to help providers ensure their staff provide the highest standard of care.

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