The Care Quality Commission has released a figure that has shocked people and has made them think twice about care homes. They have stated that more than 100 vulnerable people suffer serious injuries a day in care homes across the country. The amount of abuse at care homes has risen by 40% over the past five years. Theresa Rowland took her time looking for the perfect care home for her mother and forks out a staggering £4,000 a month for her mothers care home. She thought her mother was receiving the best care possible, but when she saw her mother after 6 months she was shocked.