Posts Tagged: Long Term Care Needs

Commitment to Care

The Scottish Government has recently spoken about its commitment to strengthening the provision of care services in Scotland and the support that is available for carers. Speaking in the Scottish Parliament, Health Secretary Alex Neil set out how the Government intends to identify what additional support may be needed for specialist intermediate care services, which… Read more »

Selling your home to pay for care

The Alzheimer’s Society has responded to recent research released by NFU Mutual, which found that around three quarters of people who go into residential care might have to sell their home to pay for care. The research also found that half of councils have been forced to cut spending on residential care in the last… Read more »