The future of a north-east nursing home was in doubt last night after it was ordered to stop operating due to concerns residents were living in “highly distressing” conditions.
A north-east care home is being forced to shut amid claims vulnerable residents were tied to chairs with belts in “extremely dangerous” and “unacceptable” conditions.
Police launch investigation into Aberdeenshire care home following allegations of mistreatment against elderly patients
A police investigation has been launched, following allegations that elderly patients have been mistreated at an Aberdeenshire care home.
A north-east out of school club has been criticised for hiring staff without carrying out the necessary safety checks.
A Moray care home has been ordered to make urgent improvements following an inspection.
A heavily-criticised Inverness nursing home – served with an improvement notice yesterday by inspectors – is to close.
North-east care home staff are slower to care for patients with dementia because they are ‘less able to complain’
A report has found that staff at a Portsoy care home are less quick to care for patients with dementia because they are “less able to complain”.
A Moray care home has hired an independent consultant to drive improvements following a damning report.
An Aberdeen nursery has been accused of endangering toddlers by leaving them under the watch of staff who have not been trained in first-aid.
Inspectors who previously criticised authorities in Moray for failing to look after vulnerable children properly say “encouraging progress” has since been made.
A watchdog has warned that a children’s nursery in Wester Ross is in “urgent need of refurbishment.”
A Highland care home where vulnerable residents are unable to bathe or shower regularly due to a lack of hot water has been ordered to make urgent improvements.
A support complex for people with mental health problems has been rated “excellent” across the board in a report by a health watchdog.
The search has begun for an independent person to lead a group tasked with safeguarding Moray’s children following a damning report.
An under-fire north-east nursery which was threatened with closure has been granted an 11th hour reprieve by inspectors.
A crisis-hit nursing home, which had to be taken over by Aberdeen City Council after a damning report, could cost the local authority more than £180,000.
Managers at an under-fire north-east nursery, which was threatened with closure, have been granted a stay of execution after inspectors gave them more time to improve their services.
A north-east care home has been found to have serious failings among staff.
Bosses of an under-fire north-east nursery have been told their business faces closure unless "swift improvements" are made to protect the tots in their care.
Authorities have pledged to work closer together to ensure the most vulnerable children in Moray receive the protection they need.
Hoodles playbarn at Oldmeldrum has suffered a drop in its grading after a review of its service by the Care Inspectorate.
An Aberdeen primary and nursery school, which was saved from closure, has been ordered to improve after a critical report from a watchdog.
An Aberdeen care centre has been criticised about the standard of its service.
Social care chiefs have denied claims that drafting in staff at a crisis-hit nursing home will have a knock-on effect for other care facilities in the city.
An after-school club has once again been criticised for a rap sheet of failures including making food for children without staff being hygiene certified and workers not understanding child protection rules.
Inspectors have claimed vulnerable children in Moray are being put at risk as authorities are failing to identify those living with "neglectful parents".
A troubled north-east care home has been given a damning report from inspectors.
An Inverness care home is under investigation after four patients died in just a few days.
A north-east nursery is investigating after a worker was charged with assaulting children as young as two.
A young woman has been accused of assaulting youngsters at a north-east nursery.
A north-east playgroup has been praised by the Care Inspectorate for its continued improvement.
A north-east school will celebrate the New Year with top marks after an inspection report rated it one of the best in the region.