1. Expert Q&A: Protecting a person with dementia from financial abuse - Weds 26 June, 3:30-4:30 pm

    Financial abuse can have serious consequences for a person with dementia. Find out how to protect a person with dementia from financial abuse.

    Sam, our Knowledge Officer (Legal and Welfare Rights) is our expert on this topic. She will be here to answer your questions on Wednesday 26 June between 3:30 - 4:30 pm.

    You can either post questions >here< or email them to us at talkingpoint@alzheimers.org.uk and we'll answer as many as we can on the day.

  1. spree

    spree Registered User

    Jun 25, 2014
    33
    north wales
    hi every one I need some advice, my husband is a patient in hospital under section 3 of the mental health act and it has been decided that he will not come home because of his and others safty, he went to one home but was sent back to hospital because the could not cope with him, so they say he needs e.m.i. nursing a home has been found but it is expencive and they now say they cannot fully fund him to level he needs of care any help and advice would be welcome . thank you all shirley
     
  2. nitram

    nitram Registered User

    Apr 6, 2011
    18,371
    Male
    North Manchester
    #2 nitram, May 12, 2015
    Last edited: May 12, 2015
    The LA /NHS will just have to pay.

    Be careful because the Care Act now allows LAs to charge a top up for a S117 placement if, and only if, the person has a preference for a particular home not suggested by the LA.

    Don't sign anything.

    Have a read through >>>THIS<<<
     
  3. spree

    spree Registered User

    Jun 25, 2014
    33
    north wales
    thank you for your help shirley
     

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