Have your say on future elderly care

An event aimed at gathering the public’s views on elderly care in the county is to be held in Alfreton on Saturday.

Derbyshire’s Labour groups is hosting the drop-in session at Alfreton Grange Arts College, Grange Street, from 10.30 until 3pm on November 24.

Leader of the Labour group on Derbyshire County Council Anne Western, said: “

“There are some really big decisions to be made about how we look after our parents and grandparents. I want to make sure that our policies for the next election are grounded in what the people of Derbyshire want and need. “

To reserve a place call 0770 857 3862 or email derbyshirelabour@gmail.com.

Please leave your name, organisation, address, telephone number and any special dietary requirement or special need.

Councillor Western added “I appreciate that some people will find it difficult to come to an event like this and so if anyone wants to tell us of their experiences they can write to us at Freepost RSAA-ZRHS-YSBG, Harold Wilson House, 23 Barratt Lane, Attenborough. NG9 6AD. We would like to know what is good and bad about the care they receive. And if anyone has ideas about how to improve the things that aren’t so good, I would love to hear those too.”

Please send any written submissions by 12th December 2012.