Adult social care policies

Information about the policies and plans we have for adult social care

Fair Cost of Care

During 2022 the Government's Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) asked local authorities with responsibility for adult social care to survey care providers about the costs of providing services in their area.

Fairer charging policy for non-residential services

This policy covers Income, Benefits, Income from capital, Expenditure Personal allowances, More than one adult in residence, Costs of standard services, Contribution level, Billing and payment, Appeals process and Revision of charges