Claims for care home neglect

The purpose of a care home is to provide care and assistance for those who find it difficult to care for themselves. Unfortunately, in some cases, the care provided can fall below an acceptable standard. If neglect or abuse is suspected, concerns should be raised with the care provider immediately. Care homes have a legal duty of care to their residents to ensure that they […]

Claim a power of attorney refund

The Office of the Public Guardian has announced a scheme to allow applicants to claim part of their application fee back if they applied to register a power of attorney between 1 April 2013 and 31 March 2017. This scheme applies to Lasting Powers of Attorney and Enduring Powers of Attorney in England and Wales. Who can claim a refund? You can make a claim […]