Heartbreaking Separation Of Senior Citizens: Couple Being Together For 70 Years Cannot Afford Care Home Fees
September 26, 2018 19:40
Elderly couples whom we see walking down the streets hand in hand, give us major couple goals. What if there is another side to the story? The constant fear of being separated due to senior citizen care laws! Love is always put to test.
Their need for nursing care
Dementia and Alzheimer's related disabilities make old people dependent. They need nursing as well as social care. According to The Guardian, researchers have warned that within eight years, there will be about 2.8 million people over 65 years of age who will need special care. They will not be able to cope alone.