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My fathers pension

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My father was suffering from dementia and Alzheimer's, and was found wandering in the streets so was taken into hospital under section 3 mental health order, from there he was put into a home still under the section 3 and still is. We do not pay for his home as he is under this section 3, he is still getting his pension every week paid into the bank is this right? for him to still get his pension or not?. Yours sincerely XXXXX XXXXX

Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Finance
Expert:  Rakhi Vasavada replied 3 years ago.
Dear Friend,

Hello and welcome. Thank you for providing an opportunity to assist you.

Yes, it is absolutely right for him to get his pension. Just because if you suffer from the specified desease, it does not forbid you from receiving this pension.

For general information:

http://www.nidirect.gov.uk/index/information-and-services/pensions-and-retirement-planning/over-50s-health-and-well-being/health-issues/mental-health-and-support-as-you-get-older.htm


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