Archive for November, 2016

Protest in memory of 24,300 lost lives

24 November 2016

Shocking winter death toll of elderly people announced


BRITAIN’S biggest pensioners’ organisation released symbolic black balloons outside Parliament yesterday representing the tens of thousands of elderly people who die in Britain each winter because they cannot keep warm.

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Sad news from DPAC

10 November 2016

It is with great sadness that we have to tell you one of our co-founders, Debbie Jolly has died following a short hospital stay. As disabled people everywhere we’ve lost a friend and advocate and a fighter for our movement.

Debbie has played a hugely influential part in the development of DPAC since 2010 and she and I have worked together virtually every day since dealing with the day-to-day things that needed to be done to make DPAC the successful campaign group we have become.

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CarerWatch would like to extend our deepest sympathies to those that knew Debbie, both personally and through her campaigning work. RIP

 


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