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Pre Paid Funeral Plans

It’s never pleasant to consider death – but as a nation it’s a subject we’ve avoided discussing for many years. Increasingly however families are finding themselves in financial trouble and emotional turmoil as a result of this lack of discussion. In this article we...

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Advance Decision (Living Will) pack

Compassion in Dying has launched a new Advance Decision pack. It allows people to record any treatments that they do not want to be given in the future, in case they later become unable to make or communicate decisions. It enables people to remain at the heart of...

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The pitfalls of DIY probate

...and why you should use a professional With the huge increase in internet use and the wealth of information that can be found on it, more and more people are being tempted to deal with the administration of an estate themselves. This blog sets the factors you should...

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Flexible working for carers

If you find it difficult to balance your work life with your caring responsibilities (and your other commitments) you may want to ask for flexible working. Flexible working could mean: flexible starting and finishing hours, compressed working hours (where you work...

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Will Writing Professionals

We have a database of professional will writers you can approach to help you make a will.  We recommend you read through their profiles and choose an advisor to have a chat with.  Many will often provide their first consultation for free.  However, we recommend that...

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Burglaries – Chesham

A burglary occurred in Lowndes Avenue, Chesham between 3.30pm on Saturday 11th March and 7.50am on Sunday 12th March 2017. Offenders have gained entry via shattering glass in rear door to open lock. Items of jewellery have been taken. Crime Reference 43170072511. A...

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The Bus Services Bill

Did you know that there is a Bus Bill currently making its way through Parliament? The Bus Services Bill is a Public Bill presented to Parliament by the Government. The Bill was introduced to the House of Commons and given its First Reading on 24 November 2016. This...

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Carers: Money and Legal Matters

It’s important to understand the main benefits you are entitled to and the legal issues affecting carers. As a carer there are a range of benefits and financial support including Carers Allowance that you may be able to receive as a carer. We also have a volunteer who...

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Independent advocacy

Dealing with professionals in the care or health system can sometimes feel intimidating and you may find it difficult to express your views. If you need support, an independent advocate can help you say what you want, get the information you need and make sure your...

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