Care Homes: Abuse

Department of Health and Social Care written question – answered on 19th June 2019.

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Photo of James Frith James Frith Labour, Bury North

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many reports of abuse there have been in care homes in (a) Bury, (b) the North West and (c) England in each of the last five years.

Photo of Caroline Dinenage Caroline Dinenage Minister of State (Department of Health and Social Care)

The following table shows the number of allegations of abuse in care home locations received by the Care Quality Commission between 2014 to 2018.

Year received

Number of Notifications

Bury Local Authority

North West Region

England

2014

99

5,741

37,060

2015

122

6,948

43,064

2016

164

7,856

46,227

2017

176

9,304

57,738

2018

182

9,936

67,590

Grand Total

743

39,785

251,679

This data includes multiple notifications about individual locations.

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