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Telegraph.co.ukStreet lights may be turned off to help fund elderly care, councils warnTelegraph.co.ukStreet lights may be turned off to help fund elderly care, councils warn. Street lights may have to be switched off and libraries closed down if NHS funding is not diverted to help councils pay for elderly care in communities, leaders have warned. The ...and more »... read on
Couple evacuated after sheltered housing fireCumnock ChronicleAN ELDERLY couple had to be rescued from their sheltered housing flat after an early morning kitchen fire last week. Firefighters from Cumnock and Mauchline Community Fire Stations rushed to the Warrick Court sheltered housing complex in Cumnock after ...... read on
BBC NewsElderly care firm suspended over woman's treatmentBBC NewsThe firm at the centre of a row about the poor care of an elderly woman in her home has been suspended by trade body, the UK Homecare Association. The UKHCA says it is investigating Mosaic Community Care and that the suspension means it will not ...and more »... read on
Bournemouth EchoLucky escape for elderly residents as sheltered housing is set on fire by ...Bournemouth EchoAGHAST: Pam Young and Doreen Barr outside Trafalgar Court in Mudeford. ELDERLY residents have spoken of their shock after mindless idiots set fire to their sheltered housing block in Christchurch. The occupants, including a 92-year-old woman, escaped ...and more »... read on
Telegraph.co.ukNurses caught sleeping with alarms turned off at elderly care homeTelegraph.co.ukNurses caught sleeping with alarms turned off at elderly care home. Two care home nurses have been pictured sleeping through the night-shift after allegedly unplugging the alarms of 19 elderly patients so that they would not be disturbed. Henretta ...and more »... read on
Public ServiceElderly care system ''incentivises neglect''Public ServiceElderly care system ''incentivises neglect''. 13 June 2013. Health minister Norman Lamb. Publicservice.co.uk reported on this several years ago but the health minister Norman Lamb has now warned that some home care services for the elderly are limited ...... read on
Telegraph.co.ukCharge for some NHS services as part of shake-up of health and elderly care ...Telegraph.co.ukLord Warner, the former health minister who was a member of the Dilnot Commission which designed the new cap on the cost of social care, said politicians were more afraid to face the possibility of charging for treatments than the public themselves.... read on
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