Why Government must Cure the Care System

We can’t cure dementia yet.  But the Government can cure the care system.

Behind every signature there's a story, share yours to show the impact of the broken care system on everyday lives across the UK, and what you want to see changed.

#CureTheCareSystem

Share your story

My mum Patricia

From Her Daughter Kim
01/05/2021

My mum had Lewy Body Dementia and was severely mentally & physically disabled. She died on her own in a care home 6 weeks after contracting Covid. She paid nearly £850pw from the proceeds of her property for healthcare that should have been paid for by the NHS. I am still having to trawl through all mum’s health notes to appeal their unlawful refusal of this funding. There is no time to grieve. This task is too difficult for one person but it is what mum would have wanted me to do and I will