Blogs have been delayed due to a difficult few days where I have been unable to focus.
This could partly be due to the recent extremes of the weather but in talking to other people living with Dementia around the world, there is a consensus that things have just got a lot tougher over the last few months.
Struggles with challenges new and old seem to be amplified and although it may not be obvious outwardly, inwardly there are battles going on with our Dementia’s.
For 103 weeks, Peter Berry did his weekly video about life with Alzheimer’s.
Peter has now decided to stop the weekly video’s and do a monthly one on the last Friday of each month.
So here is month 1 of Peter’s Videos.
” Two questions pensioner poverty is going up, why? Child poverty is not coming down despite several government attempts to tackle it over the years.
Some thing new the report shows; nearly half of people in poverty live in a family where someone is disabled.
This is shocking, and has clearly been overlooked by government for many years.
Surely this need to be addressed “
Raymond Duffy’s article titled More Than 10% of the #UK Population Live in Persistent Poverty