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28/02/2018
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Parent carers' campaign to save Nascot Lawn Respite Centre continues as they win latest stage of legal battle

Families fighting to save Nascot Lawn Respite Centre from closure have been given a reprieve as a High Court judge has found health bosses acted unlawfully in failing to consult about its plans to withdraw funding.

12/02/2018
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Power of Attorney Refund Image
If you paid to register a Power of Attorney in England or Wales between 1st April 2013 and 31st March 2017 you may have been overcharged on the fee and due a partial refund. Up to 1.8 million people could be due the refund!
09/02/2018
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Our Crossroads Care Service staff celebrate 'good' CQC rating
We are celebrating after the Care Quality Commission (CQC) rated its Crossroads Care Service as ‘good’ – the highest rating it could receive for a first inspection.
26/01/2018
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Update regarding Hertfordshire County Council's plans to increase charges for community adult social care
If you are against Hertfordshire County Council’s plans to increase charges for some community-based adult care services you can sign a petition calling for the proposals to be rejected.
20/11/2017
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Disappointment over Clinical Commissioning Group's decision to withdraw funding from respite facility
Families that use Nascot Lawn Respite Centre in Watford have been told that Herts Valleys Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) will be withdrawing funding for the facility.
20/10/2017
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Golfers drive up donations to support unpaid carers
Golfers from Broxbourne Seniors, a section that play at Cheshunt Park Golf Centre were in full swing at their Captain’s Golf Day and kindly donated £375 raised from the event.
17/10/2017
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Theatre-goers cue up generous donation

Generous theatre-goers that attended a comedy play based on the Carry On series which came to Bishop’s Stortford have helped over £600 to support our work with unpaid family and  friend carers.

11/10/2017
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Pensioners enjoy afternoon tea party

Pensioners that attend Borehamwood Seniors Club enjoyed a Crazy Hats themed tea-party with live music to mark Older Peoples’ Week (1st - 7th October 2017).

02/10/2017
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Improved service to benefit Hertfordshire’s wheelchair users

Wheelchair users in Hertfordshire and their carers should benefit from an enhanced Wheelchair Service with more choice and better convenience.

31/08/2017
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We're delighted to have been named a Sainsbury's Local Charity of the Year

Thank you to everyone who voted for us to become the Local Charity of the Year for the Sainsbury's Watford Cow Lane store. We secured the most votes and are looking forward to working with the store to raise funds and awareness about unpaid carers and the support we offer.

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