The danger for people facing catastrophic long-term care costs isn’t over – Barbara Keeley
Barbara Keeley MP, Labour’s Shadow Cabinet Minister for Social
responding to a leaked draft of this year’s Tory manifesto, said:
“This leaked draft manifesto shows just how damaging the Dementia
Tax could have been for people in need of care.
“But the danger for people facing catastrophic long-term care
costs isn’t over. It seems from social care minister Jackie Doyle-Price’s recent
comments that the Tories are still considering this disastrous policy.
“Labour will build a sustainable National Care Service funded by
sharing risk across the population to avoid people facing catastrophic costs