Home comforts

5 Feb 2016

Consumer magazine Which? has drawn up a list of the pros and cons for people who might need to be cared for in the home and the benefits outweigh the drawbacks, with home comforts coming top of the list.

Victory in bedroom tax case

28 Jan 2016

The Government’s so-called ‘bedroom tax’ policy, which reduces housing benefit for social housing tenants, has been declared ‘unlawful’ by the Court of Appeal due to its impact on vulnerable individuals, many of whom need carers to stay overnight.

Help is at hand for dementia sufferers

15 Jan 2016

Local residents in South Gloucestershire who have recently been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s and related conditions are invited to an event taking place next week.