In this episode Michael Hinett talks about supported living from a providers perspective, he discusses why there are so many new providers in supported living and some of the challenges new providers face including getting their first property.

Michael has worked in social care for almost 20 years, from Support Worker to Group director of Quality & Compliance, covering supported living, domicilary care and residential settings. In 2020 he decided to set up his own consultancy and from this became part owner of ProLibertas Care Solutions, supporting those with complex needs in the community, in both Dom care and Supported living settings.

The Qualis Companies are in place to support all types of social care business, whether they are looking to Start, Grow or Improve they have a solution to assist. From CQC compliance audits, turn around management and CQC registration, to Recruitment and Tender writing, our consultants are extremely experienced and specialists within their field.


Lisa Brown became a property developer after her nursing career. She then discovered the need for supported living property and has been exploring the challenges and solutions, to create more homes for those with support needs, ever since.

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