Jobless nurses turning to handouts

An increasing number of jobless nurses are being forced to seek charity handouts, it has emerged.

One in seven applicants seeking charitable donations from a welfare charity are now nurses and midwives, according to a report in today’s edition of trade journal the Nursing Standard.

The Royal College of Nursing, meanwhile, reports a leap in calls from nurses struggling to make ends meet as a jobs freeze caused by the NHS financial crisis makes it harder to find another job.

Jobless nurses turning to handouts | Health | SocietyGuardian.co.uk

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