“For far too long people’s needs assessments have been driven by the service on offer or that can be provided in a particular area… such an approach fails to recognise the richness and complexity of people’s lives and fails to support or promote truly person-centred care.”

This factsheet describes how the Care Act and supporting guidance provide for adults’ entitlements to public care and support.

Publisher: Department of Health
Published Date: 2014
Length: 2pp