Breadcrumb Home Publications The Spending Review and Social Care This content relates to the following topics: NHS finances Adult social care Share this content Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share on Email Print this page For adult social care, the Spending Review settlement is about as good as it could get. It promises allocates £2 billion a year of additional funding by 2014-15 to support social care, £1b of which sits within the NHS. Comments Add your comment Your name Email (your email will not be made public) Your job/role Organisation Comment Post comment You may also be interested in Long read Health and care: the first 100 days of the new government We provide a record of the progress made towards meeting the government’s manifesto pledges and campaign commitments during its first 100 days in office. Blog After the election: how will the new government approach health and social care? What might being the new government’s ‘top priority’ mean in practical terms for the NHS? And does this focus come at the expense of the wider health and care agenda? Helen McKenna reflects on the new government’s manifesto commitments. Audio General election 2019: taking the pulse on health and care What are the main parties saying about health and social care in the general election debate? What comes next in delivering their manifesto pledges? Helen McKenna sits down with Sally Warren, Siva Anandaciva and Dave Buck from The King’s Fund. Evidence and consultation Implementing the NHS long-term plan: written submission to the House of Commons Health and Social Care Select Committee Successful implementation of the NHS long-term plan depends on adequate funding for social care and public health, NHS education and training, and capital investment.