Charging for Care and Support in Extra Care Housing

Factsheet 19 to inform commissioners about the range of charging options available for extra care housing, and the implications of these, so that they can make decisions appropriate to local circumstances

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Domiciliary Care National Minimum Standards Regulations

The criteria on which domiciliary care agencies (including LA provision & NHS Trusts) are assessed. Domiciliary care agencies provide personal care to people in their own homes, and they need to meet the required standards.

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Personal alarm systems and telecare

Information to help choose a personal alarm (community alarm), explaining how they can work in different situations e.g. to summon help from a carer or neighbour or from someone further afield. Includes a checklist for use when choosing which would be the most suitable for individual circumstances.

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Thinking about Money

Advice on how to assess your financial situation, prepare a balanced personal budget & how this can be used to help manage your money.

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