Latest podcast from the RNIB Older People and Complex Needs Team: Supporting older people

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6 April 2020
Source: RNIB

This podcast series is essential listening for those who support older people living with sight loss, people with sight loss and professionals working in the field of complex needs. Iain Kennedy and June Neil, from RNIB’s older people and complex needs team, have recorded the series to offer advice and support to carers and highlight the challenges presented by sight

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Harriet Harman highlights case of a shocking car accident and asks: Should Elderly drivers take mandatory ‘Fit to Drive’ tests?

1 September 2017
Source: Southwark News

In 2012 Desreen Brooks was walking in Hampstead with her husband Ben Brooks-Dutton and her two-year- old son Jackson when a driver mounted the pavement and killed her. The driver, aged 82, had mistaken the accelerator for the brake and was driving at 54mph in a 20mph zone. He was convicted of causing Desreen’s death by dangerous driving and in

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