'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.

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Kevin Whately's 'struggle' to find care home for mother

Inspector Morse and Lewis actor Kevin Whately and Karen Weech spoke to Daybreak about their struggle to find a care home for their mothers, who both had Alzheimer's.

Whately said too many people begin looking for a care home when they are in crisis and then become "stuck" looking at places that "won't do":

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