My father has had to go into a care home and his bank will not let me set up a direct debit to pay the care fees monthly from his bank account. Unfortunately he cannot do this himself as he no longer understands what is involved.

Dementia Action Week- Day 4 Making an Application to the Court of Protection Once someone loses capacity the ability to make a Lasting Power of attorney is lost This means that there are no legal arrangements in place for someone to make...

My parents are very elderly but are in good health. Should they consider making Lasting Powers of Attorney?

Dementia Action Week - Day 3 Setting up a Lasting Power of Attorney Given your parents advanced age, it is recommended that they set up Lasting Powers of Attorney to cover any emergencies or future illnesses What is a Lasting Power of...