COMMUNITY SHOWS LOVE FOR CARE HOME

Campaigners wanting to keep a community care home open are showing their support by placing posters saying ‘We Love Cysgod y Gaer’ in homes, shops and cars in Corwen and the surrounding villages. The posters are designed to show the strength of feeling in the community prior to Denbighshire Council’s public meetings in the town…

Care Homes & Hopital Beds

Dear Editor Your Leader Comment ‘Hospital beds will be blocked if there are no care homes’ (Leader 13.10.15) is absolutely right to point out the obvious link between bed-blocking and the lack of community beds. The irony, of course, is that when the Health Board proposed to close Llangollen Hospital, it promised that it would…

Cysgod-y-Gaer latest

Following the news coverage regarding Mrs Marion Brown not being allowed a permanent placement at Cysgod-y-Gaer, Corwen, I have received the below message fro the head of Adult Services at Denbighshire County Council “Dear Mabon Ap GwynforThank you for your email. I can confirm that we have agreed that we will not prevent people choosing…

Cysgod-y-Gaer – exemplar home and more

Cysgod-y-Gaer Care Home, Corwen, must remain open and in public ownership for the well-being of its residents and their families, according to Mabon ap gwynfor, Plaid Cymru Parliamentary Candidate for Clwyd South. Both Westminster and Cardiff governments have cut public finances, resulting in County Council’s funding being cut. Denbighshire County Council are looking at ways…

Sicrhau dyfodol Cysgod-y-Gaer, Corwen

Rhaid cadw Cartref Cysgod-y-Gaer yn nwylo’r Awdurdod Lleol er lles y trigolion a’u teuluoedd. Dyna oedd cri Mabon ap Gwynfor, ymgeisydd Seneddol Plaid Cymru yn Ne Clwyd wrth i Gyngor Sir Ddinbych drafod dyfodol Cartrefi Gofal yr Awdurdod. Cyfeiriodd Mabon at y ffaith fod Cysgod-y-Gaer wedi cael adroddiad gloyw gan Arolygaeth Gofal a Gwasanaethau Cymdeithasol…

Cysgod-y-Gaer, Corwen

“Whatever the deliberations of the Council, they must put the needs of the residents first. It is essential that the residents stay within their community, anything else would be to the detriment of the residents. 90% of care home residents are funded by Local Authorities, and by adding the profit element and running costs onto…