The Telegraph – ‘Care home charged £2,000 for nursing my mother – after she’d died’

Grieving families whose loved ones die in a care home are being charged after-death fees, often totalling several thousands of pounds.  

The charges, which are ubiquitous across the industry, are ostensibly to cover lost income while rooms are cleared out and cleaned before another resident can move in.

10 February 2018 | Subscription Required