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Social Services: White Papers

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 29222, tabled on 13 March 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what plans his Department has to publish a White Paper on social care.

Answered on

18 March 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.

We have begun the first phase of commencing cross-party talks, by inviting hon. Members and Peers to voice their views, proposed solutions and concerns about reforming the way that people pay for their care.

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