Bibiana Savin

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Rosie, in the bathroom that she built with her late husband. “I mixed the bricks and mortar with my husband and handed it up to him on the ladder,” she says. The 88 year-old woman, who fled a Dublin nursing home in 2016, has returned happily to the home she bought with her late husband in 1954

The first time Rosie tried to “escape” from the nursing home, she packed her suitcase and sat by the door for nine hours, refusing food, water and med(...)

“Some older people find they are absolutely miserable in a home but their chances of leaving seem to depend greatly on the family dynamic”

The right of older people to make decisions about their care is increasingly being infringed, according to an advocacy group working with residents o(...)