We have a new suction machine - and I'm assured it works! Small victories. And thanks.
There's a conversation going on about caring on the Guardians 'Comment is Free' section at http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2010/jun/25/perspectives-care-peoples-panel 'Prespectives on Care'. I think it's interesting, but as I contributed to it, I would, wouldn't I.