Why is social care facing the deepest cuts?

Few people realise that social care will be cut by 33% by 2015 and on current projections will be cut by 50% by 2018. 

This is the deepest cut to any part of the welfare state since its creation and yet it is going entirely unnoticed. 

Simon Duffy writes about how the cuts are affecting people like Nadia Clarke.

How has this happened? Simon explains the factors that have led to the extreme cuts to social care.

He advocates joining the Campaign for a Fair Society and signing the WOW petition.

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