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Yeovil pop-up care home opens doors

A new pop-up care home has now opened its doors to some of Somerset’s most elderly and frail residents as part of the fight against Coronavirus.

Somerset’s innovative health and social care sector attracts national praise

Somerset has been singled out for national praise thanks to the County Council’s exemplary support of communities and care providers…

£3m boost for Somerset’s care heroes, as County Hall is lit up in their honour

Somerset’s heroic care providers will receive an extra £3 million to help them support vulnerable people during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Urgent call for carers

Somerset’s local authorities call for care workers to come forward and play a vital role in tackling Coronavirus pressures…

Look after your neighbour and your community as COVID-19 cases increase

There has been an outpouring of public support and care for each other across Somerset communities as COVID-19 (coronavirus) continues to increase across the UK. Somerset County Council is delighted to see so many rally around and offer their support to those in communities self-isolating, the elderly or those in identified ‘at risk’ groups such […]