I am very troubled to have learned that day care centres are at risk.
The provision of this service is a life-changing support, both to people with dementia and their carers.
Some carers have been looking after loved ones for many years.
A few hours respite is often the only thing that keeps carers able to cope.
I speak from experience. My precious husband attended the day centre in Sackville Road.
I can’t find the words to tell you the huge amount of support they give.
The staff at the day centre - the drivers and the escorts - are doing an incredible job and deserve and need all the help they can get.
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