It’s been nearly four years to the day that Clarendon Home and Live-in Care Care founder Jackie Jones wrote for The Guardian about the current state of social care in Britain.

In the article, Jackie writes about her own personal experience as a care worker and what has changed in the industry since she started in the mid-1980s. She also shares a few happy memories about the people she cared for, as well as a certain four-legged friend.

Everything Jackie discusses in the article is sadly more pertinent now than ever. In many ways, it’s alarming to see how little has changed in the intervening years.

You can read the article HERE.