What is a Deprivation of Liberty?

If you have a relative with Alzheimer’s you may not think twice about locking the door for their own safekeeping. However, this can have serious implications and may be deprivation of that person’s liberty. No doubt many peop...

Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards

Many people with Alzheimer’s may eventually have to move into a care home once their Alzheimer’s a progresses to a certain stage or if they have other illnesses or disabilities that make it difficult for them to remain at hom...

Common questions about care home funding

Often care funding is something, like Alzheimer’s, that is associated with getting older. Whilst it is true that as a nation we are living longer, resulting in more of us requiring assistance in meeting our daily needs in our...

Worried about care home funding?

As a nation we are living longer. As a consequence more of us require assistance in meeting our daily needs in our twilight years. There is a balancing act between what the State can and should provide in meeting our care nee...