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How Sweden cares for its elderly population

5 August 2014 Last updated at 08:21 BST

The system for looking after older people in England is "horribly fragmented", Care Minister Norman Lamb has said during a visit Sweden to see how the elderly are cared for there.

The country takes a very different approach, with care packages based around what is requested by individuals.

Graham Satchell reports.

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