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Care home or private care for elderly at home?

When your loved one needs support in order to live safely, those are the two main care services you’re going to look into. How can you decide what is the better option for your elderly parent?
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Coronavirus. Deaths at care homes in the UK. Why live in care is the safest option?

Elderly remaining in care homes are at very high risk of dying due to coronavirus infection. Nowadays live in care is regarded as the safest care option for seniors over 65 years old.
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Coronavirus at care home in Brighton. Facility is on lockdown

Conditions in care homes in the UK has been rapidly deteriorating. Last week nursing home in Brighton had to be closed to all visitors, because of the visit from healthcare worker diagnosed with coronavirus.
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How much does a care home cost?

Choosing the best possible care for the elderly family member can be quite difficult. Care homes are among the most popular services. However, it is worth noting that care homes are not the only viable option, when it comes to care for seniors. Knowing that there are more affordable care options will help you make an informed choice.
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Poor standard of care homes

In some areas of the country, the standard of home beds in care…
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Letter to MP Caroline Dinenage – Minister of State at the Department of Health and Social Care

At Veritas Care we are very concerned with the current issues that are affecting the social care sector in the UK. Therefore, we have written a letter to MP Caroline Dinenage - a Minister of State at the Department of Health and Social Care.
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Care home vs private live in carer - comparison

Is care home and live in care comparable? What is the total cost of each option? Is any of these care forms better than the other? Which one promotes independence? Find out more why we think that live in care is a more reasonable care option for your elderly loved one.

Our Customer recounts their care home experiences

Why call it a “care” home when nobody cares? Our Customer recounts her mother’s shocking experiences of living in a care home. Luckily, in this case, the negligence in a care home was identified fast.