Record numbers of people search for care homes

The UK has seen a record number of people search for a care home in January, with over 1.5m visiting the leading care home reviews site at the beginning of this year, according to Care Home UK in an article by Sue Learner.

January 2018 saw have its highest ever traffic to the site with 1,579,285 visits. This was up from 1,144,572 in December, with an increase of 38 per cent.

Davina Ludlow, chair of, said: “The UK has an ever-growing ageing population with people living longer with complex health conditions, so it is no surprise we have seen record traffic this January, showing there is a huge demand for care homes.”

Read the full article on the Care Home UK website.