EAC FirstStop bespoke client care options report sample

A general introduction to care homes, how to locate a suitable one and how to afford the fees, plus information about selected care homes for a FirstStop client living in St Neots, Cambridgeshire.

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Impact of low fees for care homes in the UK

Results of a postal survey carried out in January and February 2004 by Jane Ball, and commissioned by the RCN. The survey was addressed to nurses who at that time were working in a care home setting, and it primarily sought responses on residents funding for their care home, but also looked at perceptions quality

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Community Care your legal rights

Information for people who are finding it difficult to manage daily living due to care needs. It explains the rights to care, and covers care at home. Moving to a care home or nursing home, and what to do if there is a problem getting the care that is needed.

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Community Care your rights to care services

An explanation of what help may be available & whether you’ll have to pay for it. It includes help at home, as well as residential and nursing care.

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Getting help at home Ways to stay independent

If you’re looking for some help to stay independent in your own home, there are services, gadgets and equipment that you might benefit from.

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NHS continuing healthcare and NHS funded nursing care Factsheet 20

This factsheet explains what NHS continuing healthcare (NHS CHC) is, the process for deciding whether you are eligible to receive it and what to do if you are unhappy with the decision reached. It also explains NHS-funded nursing care – the NHS’s financial contribution towards the cost of meeting the nursing care needs of nursing […]

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Finding choosing and funding a care home FS 29

This factsheet gives information about finding, choosing and funding a suitable care home including types of homes, how to identify the right home for you, and funding of care home placements. Age UK produces other factsheets on adult social care. Factsheet 41, How to get care and support, factsheet 10, Paying for permanent residential care […]

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