Courts reluctant to intervene over care for elderly and disabled

November 4, 2010

The Court of Appeal has held that a local authority was entitled to reduce the care package provided to one of its resident following a re-assessment of her needs, even though this had the effect of forcing her, against her wishes, to use incontinence pads and/or absorbent sheets at night.

Read more at :

http://www.equalityhumanrights.com/news/2010/november/commission-welcomes-ruling-on-rights-of-social-housing-tenants/

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