“Why does one kind of disease not merit the same kind of financial assistance as another one?? That can’t be right, it’s a disease of the brain.”
When Sandy’s mother got diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, it was the start of a long struggle to navigate a complex adult social care system to best meet her care needs. Despite developing the same symptoms as someone with a progressive brain tumour, no NHS funding was available, because the cause was dementia.
Adult social care services are at breaking point. Help us build a vision for a new, fair system at by 26 September #FutureofASC
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