The Care Act 2014 set out the framework for the future provision of adult social care. Rge Departtment of Health has now published the Care and Support Statutory Guidance & associated Regulations, which will come into effect on 15 April 2015.

Housing and/or accommodation is mentioned in the majority of chapters & there is a specific housing section in Chapter 15: Integration, co-operation & partnerships.

There is extensive reference to information & advice, including integration with housing advice; adaptations & home improvement agencies are also specifically mentioned.

Publisher: Care & Repair England
Published Date: 2014
Author: Sue Adams
Length: 10pp