Funding & Choice

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Choice

The choice of care provider is entirely yours even if your fees are to be fully supported and funded by the Local Authority Social Services. Your personal choice and preference is a very important part of this decision and your local authority must always operate within a government choice directive. The Social Services should never only offer you a place...

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Funding

If you fund your own care you can select any private / independent care provider without informing social services. If you require and are eligible for financial support from the Social Services and/or the NHS then your care needs must be assessed by the Social Services and/or the NHS who must always offer you the choice of independent or public...

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