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13/09/2016 Hospital

I walked out angry about mum’s care … … …

Mum was 88, she fell over at home and went to XXXXXXXXXXXX hospital, Essex, she had lots of bruising.  She went in to get better, she didn’t, she got worse, then she developed bleeds and a pressure ulcer from being in there!  She had curvature of … Continued

12/08/2016 Residential Care Home

No confidence in the care system … … …

I was an ambulance driver from 2000 – 2016.  When we transported patients back from hospitals to care homes I saw residents left in rooms, looking drugged up.  There was a lack of care staff especially at night – infact I saw care home staff on … Continued

28/07/2016 Care In The Community

Didn’t get the help we needed … … …

My mum was 78 blind and deaf and disabled and died a few months ago 2016.  She had a tumour removed from her head and lost eyesight.  She was living in her bungalow independently and wanted to stay there.  But she was sent home from hospital … Continued

30/04/2016 Residential Care Home

Passionate about my care job  … … …

Ive read the comments on the site today and I work in residential care at the moment and it doesnt surprise me that there is only negativity on this site. My mother was in witham town today when collared by ‘where is the care’ and only had … Continued

30/04/2016 Care In The Community

You can’t give the care that’s needed … …

Hi Katie and Kevin, I would like to say how wonderful this site is, I know it has taken a lot of heartache and hard work to get this up and running.

I first met Katie Warren when I went to meet her and Renee at at … Continued