Hi there, wasn't sure where to post this, or if it's been addressed already. With all the claims in the press of how carers save the government millions, how come there's not the necessary support available, ie whether practical, emotional or legal? As I am and what I've read on here others struggle...
Just came across the below. Hope it helps with care funding problems lots of carers are struggling to get for their loved ones. Thousands of patients to get personalised NHS budgets Around 350,000 people could soon qualify for right to select and pay for treatments through bespoke care plan https://...
Please support the below: To: Theresa May ..Benefit Reform Justice for Jodey Need justice for Jodey Make changes to the laws regarding the benefit process We need the benefits system looking into and make sure no one ever has to suffer the loss of a mum and daughter/grandmother Son/dad / granddad et...
I live in social housing, where the landlords are due to renovate the property. I've just discovered quite a few of their other properties have water meters. Which I was shocked + dismayed about, as I tried to get one fitted some years ago. How can I rectify the matter? I'm planning on going to CAB,...
I don't trust SS or the care agency at all. Besides the fact this is the 4th care agency, I have consistently been threatened with my Mother will have to go in a care home to get me to comply and shut up. And they claim degrading and disrespectful situations are, that I limit them in!
What are peoples' view about family carers involved in their loved ones' care working alongside the care agency involved? My Mother wants me to work with them. When I asked the local authority if other family carers are involved in their family member's care? The response I got was 'not as much as y...
https://dpac.uk.net/2018/01/national-day-of-action-to-stopandscrap-universal-credit-march-1st/ More details to follow but there will be a national day of action to call for Universal Credit to be scrapped on March 1st. We hope local groups will be able to support this and please send us details of a...
Hi there. I came across Recovery in the Bin website - https://recoveryinthebin.org/ - about Mental Health, and wanted to share the below if anyone wants to email with their own personal experiences. Recovery in the Bin Retweeted Laura Pidcock MP ✔ @LauraPidcockMP Delighted to secure a Westminster Ha...
You state you're 'happy to help if you can', sounds very much like you take the side of flawed systems. I've been emailing the person dealing with the complaint, who has sent me round in circles fobbing me off with they can only investigate 'up to a year'.. 'Systems' are only designed to mess with d...
I've been in contact with the local government ombudsman about how our 'local authority's' 'adult care services' have been over the years in how they've treated not just my Mother with very serious issues, but me. Took ages to put together a complaint to them, then they claim they can only investiga...