Why more people are talking about the issue of social care

Why more people are talking about the issue of social care
 

The care system helps older and disabled people with day-to-day tasks like washing, dressing, eating and medication.
It is under pressure across the UK after past governments failed to reform or fund the council-run system properly.
Experts believe the problems are now so acute that politicians who ignore the issue at this election, do so at their peril.
The system is devolved across the four nations, meaning parties need to develop solutions unique to their region.
1. Thousands fewer receiving care Unlike the NHS, social care is means-tested. To receive help from your local authority, you... read more

 
18 November 2019 in Regional, Views: 200
Source: BBC
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