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5 Dec 2019

Two-thirds of public willing to pay more tax to fund social care

Health and Social Care Correspondent

It is something that will inevitably affect all of us one way or another – social care.

According to Age UK – already 1.4 million people are not receiving the care they need, while others face catastrophic costs.

Now a poll from the Health Foundation shows that nearly two-thirds of the public are willing to pay more taxes to fund social care but say they should not have to sell their homes.