Johnson accused as nearly 15 pensioners a day run out of money paying for care

Labour has accused Boris Johnson of holding people who are struggling to cover the cost of care “in contempt”.

The party highlighted Government figures that show nearly 15 pensioners a day run out of money struggling to pay for the cost of care.

Currently, only those with the lowest level of savings receive publicly-funded personal care, which Labour said leaves many people facing the prospect of using their life savings or selling their home to pay for...
source: Herald Series

2019-12-08 00:32
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