Oldbury widower’s Downing Street visit to plead against axing of carers’ support

 

 

A BEREAVED Oldbury husband, who spent 10 years caring for his wife, is due to plead with politicians in Downing Street tomorrow to stop cuts to services which give vital support to carers.

David Upson is representing Dementia UK at the Carers Week reception at Number 10 at which ministers will be told that nearly 90 per cent of unpaid carers in the West Midlands fear the consequences of the austerity measures and half do not know how they will cope as the axe falls

Oldbury widower’s Downing Street visit to plead against axing of carers’ support (From Halesowen News)

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