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My mum has just gone into care due to dementia. She does
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I HAVE LOOKED AFTER MY MOTHER AND FATHER FOR THE LAST TEN YRS
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Under the Freedom of Information Act (or other means) can I
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I need adive how to deal with a problem in volving my 7 month
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My 84 year old mother has alzeimers and has progressively being
My 84 year old mother has alzeimers and has progressively being getting worse over the last two weeks. She lives in Belfast and my sister regularly goes into put food in the fridge etc, she is in a ve… read more
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I am 54 and have been looking after my mother as a carer for
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Myself and my 4 siblings lost our father to cancer 10 years
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Hi as a grandparent of twins taken into foster care what rights
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Hi, my son died a year ago leaving his 2 severely disabled
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iv had my neice liveing with me for 7wks an the social services
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Mother has been taken to mentle health hospital after failed to take 5 years old son to school. Mother's 3 years old son has been taken away as well. After 3 months in hospital, mother is out and at h… read more
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