Care fees

  • Social Services

    Social Services

    January 18, 2011

    Social Services’ care policy The first question anyone in authority asks you should be about your health needs, not...

  • Intermediate care – are you being illegally charged?

    October 5, 2010

    Be careful what you’re charged for If you’re coming out of hospital, your local authority and/or the NHS is...

  • Court cases for NHS Continuing Healthcare

    The Grogan case

    August 22, 2010

    In 2005 Maureen Grogan challenged the NHS in the High Court for care funding… Maureen Grogan’s family challenged her...

  • The Coughlan case

    August 22, 2010

    Pamela Coughlan’s case clarified the law regarding NHS Continuing Healthcare Challenging injustice can be hard. Challenging injustice when you’re...

  • Age discrimination on a massive scale

    July 18, 2010

    Age discrimination on a massive scale This blog post has been taken from the original blog, March 4,...

  • Claiming benefits

    Claiming benefits

    July 18, 2010

    Make sure you’re claiming all the benefits you’re entitled to These may include: Attendance Allowance: This is not means-tested....

  • Registered NUrsing Care Contribution

    Registered Nursing Care Contribution

    July 18, 2010

    Funded Nursing Care (FNC) or Registered Nursing Care Contribution (RNCC) FNC and RNCC are the same thing. It’s a...

  • Paying care fees

    Care fees

    April 28, 2010

    If you’re paying care home fees (or paying for full-time care at home) and you have health needs, you...