Lack of residential care for younger people with disability

15 August 2019

Source ITV: Nina, 46, is housed in an old people's home.

he's just 46 years old. But Nina Thair has been housed in an old people's home in Sussex. She has multiple sclerosis - and her local council says there is nowhere else suitable for her.

Nina's problem - the council's problem - is that the lack of money for social care, means that residential places are in short supply.

And with nowhere for the needs of younger disabled people in Brighton, the council says this is the only option. John Ryall reports. Watch here.

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