Older people worried about care home fees

Posted on October 1st, by editor in Caring Times. No Comments

Times remain hard for older people moving into a care home, and they are getting worse, with difficulties being exacerbated by the ongoing financial gloom, according to national charity Counsel and Care.

In its Finding and financing care in hard times report the charity says worries about how to pay for a care home stay is the biggest concern for older people c

Comments are closed.

Latest blog posts

Dropping your bundle

By Caring Times editor GEOFF HODGSON

Last week I was approached by a law firm who wanted to submit an article on assisted dying, in the...

The NHS and all that jazz

By Caring Times editor GEOFF HODGSON

Last week the National Health Service marked its 70th anniversary. The irony is that, when this all too human institution...

The bland leaving the bland?

By guest blogger JEF SMITH

The headline for an interview which Sir David Behan, the Care Quality Commission’s departing chief executive, gave to The Guardian...