Stephen Chandler

  • Creating a brighter future

    13 December 2021

    Imagine what adult social care could achieve if we back the White Paper’s ambitions and principles, says president of ADASS Stephen Chandler.

  • Care needs cash to reform

    01 November 2021

    If the Government is serious about reforming social care, it has got to get serious about funding it, says Stephen Chandler

  • A singular opportunity for the social care workforce

    30 March 2021

    Better pay is crucial to stopping workforce ‘churn’, says Stephen Chandler. The impact of COVID-19 on the economy is a chance to highlight social care as a growing sector that can offer secure careers and be a local engine of recovery, he adds.

  • Put people first

    03 February 2021

    The future of care and support must be built around our homes and in our communities, writes Stephen Chandler.

  • Why we need to talk openly about social care

    22 May 2019

    Why has Somerset CC let the BBC spend 10 months following the work of its adult social care teams? Stephen Chandler says it’s because as a society we need to talk about what we want for ourselves and our loved ones when we end up needing care.