Commissioning Sustainable Care & Support Services: A call for action

In an opinion piece for Inside Housing last year, Brendan Sarsfield, CEO of Family Mosaic, called for reform of the way care and support services are commissioned. He highlighted that the 'Wacky Races' approach to winning new contracts drives down wages, destabilises services, crushes innovation and draws limited resources away from the real work with service users.

In this Housing LIN Viewpoint no 60, he expands on last year's piece for Inside Housing and sets out why we need a call for action to address how the sector can best deliver sustainable care and support services for older and vulnerable adults. Essential reading!