TITLE

How effective so far have personal budgets been?

AUTHOR(S)
Petch, Alison
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Community Care;7/2/2009, Issue 1777, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses several research reports on personal budgets in five local authorities in Great Britain. The reports include "Steering My Own Course: the introduction of self-directed support in Cambridgeshire," "My Budget My Choice: implementing self-directed support in the City of London," and "It's Your Life: Take Control: the implementation of self-directed support in Herefordshire."
ACCESSION #
43473784

 

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