An elderly woman at a care home in Leeds
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Charity tackles issue of ageing without care from relatives

By 2030 there are likely to be two million people in the UK over the age of 65 who don't have children.

A BBC opinion poll suggests that half of them will not have family members they can live with in their old age. It found that 53% of people didn't expect to live with relatives.

John Maguire visited a charity in Leeds set up to tackle of the issue and asks who will shoulder the responsibility for their care?

  • 14 Jan 2015
  • From the section UK
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