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Press release More people asking for social care support but fewer getting it as demand leaves social care system at crisis point Rising disability among working-age adults and a growth in the number of people over 65 is putting rising pressure on the adult social care system in England, new analysis from The King's Fund finds. Press release British public’s satisfaction with the NHS at lowest level in over a decade Public satisfaction with the NHS has fallen to its lowest level since 2007, according to analysis of the 2018 British Social Attitudes (BSA) survey published today by The King’s Fund and the Nuffield Trust. Press release The King's Fund responds to today's update on Allied Healthcare from the CQC Responding to today’s update on Allied Healthcare from the Care Quality Commission (CQC), Simon Bottery, Senior Fellow at The King’s Fund, said: 'Over 13,000 people who rely on Allied Healthcare for care and support will be wondering what today’s warning from the CQC means for them.' Press release The King's Fund responds to the 2018 Budget Responding to today’s Budget, Richard Murray, Director of Policy at The King’s Fund, said, 'The social care system cannot continue to get by on last-minute, piecemeal funding announcements.' Press release Government should do more to improve the public’s health The government should look beyond the NHS and focus on a range of policies to improve the public’s health, including making effective use of tax and regulation, according to a new briefing from four leading research organisations. Press release The King's Fund responds to the annual ADASS Budget Survey 2018 "This latest evidence, from every council in England, lays bare once again the need for, as the Prime Minister put it herself, a proper plan to pay for and provide social care" Press release Social care reform at a fork in the road, says new report The Health Foundation and The King’s Fund have highlighted a worrying lack of progress on social care reform, in extensive new analysis of funding pressures and options for change. Press release Sharp drop in public satisfaction with the NHS, new analysis shows Public satisfaction with the NHS has dropped 6 percentage points in a year, taking it to 57 per cent - its lowest level since 2011. That’s according to analysis of the latest British Social Attitudes survey. Press release The King’s Fund responds to NHS England’s November board meeting The NHS England Board meeting is welcome recognition that we need to begin a discussion with the public about what the NHS can be expected to provide with the funds it has been given, says Chris Ham. Press release The King's Fund responds to the 2017 Autumn Budget The additional money for the NHS is welcome, but it is still significantly less than the £4 billion we estimate the NHS needs next year. Press release The King's Fund responds to the government's announcement on the social care Green Paper The Green Paper will only be meaningful if it results in a fundamental reform to the social care system, says Simon Bottery. Press release £4 billion needed next year to stop NHS care deteriorating The government must find at least £4 billion more for the NHS in the Budget to stop patient care deteriorating next year, three leading health charities warn today. Press release The King's Fund responds to the Conservative Party's manifesto Chris Ham comments on the health and social care proposals laid out by the Conservative Party's manifesto ahead of the general election. Press release Social care still needs a sustainable funding settlement The Communities and Local Government Select Committee has today published a report calling for major reform of social care funding and provision. Press release Survey shows public satisfaction with NHS remaining steady The British public’s satisfaction with the NHS remained steady in 2016, according to data published today by The King’s Fund. Press release The King’s Fund responds to the Spring Budget Chris Ham, Chief Executive of The King's Fund, gives his response to the Spring Budget 2017. Press release ‘The social care system is on its knees’ Richard Humphries comments on the Communities and Local Government Committee's pre-Budget report on adult social care. Press release The King’s Fund responds to a letter from the chairs of three Select Committees to the Prime Minister Chris Ham responds to a letter on health and social funding written to the Prime Minister by the chairs of three House of Commons Select Committees.