A fair deal for self-funders?

Williams, Corin
April 2009
Community Care;4/30/2009, Issue 1768, p24
The article discusses needs of older people who fund their own care. It refers to a report by the Commission for Social Care Inspection, A Fair Contract with Older People?, which found that many self-funders were not being given the chance to discuss their care options with social services. It is informed that Keith Hinkley, director of adult social care at East Sussex Council, set up the Support to Access Care service specifically for self-funders.


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