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 Free event The NHS and social care under a minority government Article State of health and care in England Services are at full stretch and struggling to maintain standards, says Chris Ham. Long read What are the priorities for health and social care? Ahead of the party conference season, we assess the state of health and social care and set out the big issues facing the government. Blog Health and social care after the election: what issues still need attention? The political tumult of recent weeks seems to be subsiding and a second snap election appears less likely – for now. Leo Ewbank asks what the new political environment might mean for health and social care.