Public Services Archive

The Hostile Environment: turning the UK into a nation of border cops

[responsivevoice_button] A run-down of the Home Office’s “hostile environment” measures against

The Home Care Business

[responsivevoice_button] As more and more people are failed by the UK’s

Understanding care workers’ pay and travel time

[responsivevoice_button] Care workers face many obstacles when trying to get a

When Mitie care workers fight back

[responsivevoice_button] Anne’s first call started at 7am and her last finished

Tapped up by Affinity Water

[responsivevoice_button] If you live in Shepway you’ll have seen your water

Nine times more spent pursuing claimants than employers not paying minimum wage

[responsivevoice_button] From today — 1 April 2016 — workers in the UK aged

The Foster Care Business

[responsivevoice_button] Almost 86,000 children were in foster care in the UK

‘Home care should be a public service’

[responsivevoice_button] Mary Bell was a carer in Havering for 10 years,

Carer sues MiHomecare

[responsivevoice_button] Carer sues MiHomecare for not paying minimum wage A carer

A Midas Care worker speaks out

[responsivevoice_button] ‘Frustrated and disappointed’: a Midas Care worker speaks out After

Researching health companies

[responsivevoice_button] How to uncover the facts about the companies involved in

MiHomecare scandal grows

[responsivevoice_button] New Corporate Watch investigation finds major care company MiHomecare has

‘I personally feel they should be closed down’: My MiHomecare experience

[responsivevoice_button] Brian Jones Surrey resident Alison Jones describes the poor quality

Shareholder activists target Barclays AGM

[responsivevoice_button] On Thursday 23 April 2015, several protests were held outside

Revealed: major homecare company paying staff below minimum wage

[responsivevoice_button] MiHomecare, outsourcing giant Mitie’s homecare business, is paying carers less