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Social Services

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 7622, tabled on 24 January 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, when he plans to publish a Green Paper on adult social care.

Answered on

29 January 2020

Putting social care on a sustainable footing, where everyone is treated with dignity and respect, is one of the biggest challenges we face as a society. As the Prime Minister has said, the Government will bring forward a plan for social care this year.

The Government will seek to build cross-party consensus and will outline next steps shortly.

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