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David Pearson

Sir David Pearson

David Pearson is a former President of the Association of Directors of Adult Social Services (ADASS) and was also leader of the COVID-19 Social Care Taskforce. He continues to advise the Government on social care matters, including winter planning.

Protecting the adult social care sector

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COVID-19 vaccine

The Adult Social Care Booster Taskforce has published a new paper, written for adult social care and vaccine leads from Local Authorities, Integrated Care Systems, and providers. By bringing local learning into one place, Protecting the Adult Social Care sector – Good Practice for Local Booster Vaccination aims to share and replicate good practice across the country.

Informal carers: recognising and supporting their needs

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The recently published Institute for Public Policy Research report The Generation Strain is, says ADASS President David Pearson, one in a  long line of commentaries and reports to demonstrate that, from a demographic perspective, our capacity to care as a …