This update concentrates on the continuing concerns expressed about the inadequacy of social care funding available for local authorities, and the need for reform to the long-term social care funding process, including the integration of health and social care processes and funding, including the Better Care Fund. There continues to be a dearth of post-Care Act 2014 case law. The Court of Appeal declined to deal with the key issue in R (SG) v Haringey LBC. Policy and legislation Better Care Fund The Better Care Fund (BCF) is a programme spanning both the NHS and local government that aims to ...