Booze at care homes
ALMOST half of care workers say their care home has a bar or place where residents can drink alcohol, according to a poll.
The poll, by carehome.co.uk, found that 44% say their care home has a facility, such as a bar or drinking area. While 21% say that booze is banned for care home occupants, 16% say there is no limit to how much a resident can imbibe.
Some 18% said residents are able to drink one unit per night.