This factsheet explains charging for social care services in places other than care homes, mainly related to services provided in your own home. This is because the two charging systems are slightly different. It also covers charging for carers’ services.

This factsheet also describes how you can be deemed to be a self-funder following a means test meaning you are expected to fully fund meeting your own needs and your available support options.

Publisher: Age UK
Published Date: 2021
Author: Age Concern England
Length: 22pp