75% fear care homes

75% of people in the North East fear living in a care home, according to an Alzheimer's Socierty poll. But Angela Drake from County Durham isn't one of them. She says she had excellent support from Bowburn Care Centre before her father passed away.


'Mediocre care' for dementia

A new report by the Alzheimer's Society has found that 80% of people living in care homes have either dementia or severe memory problems, and that less than half of them enjoy a good quality of life.