Care package savings drive risks shift to care home placements


A council’s plans to review high cost community care packages could see more disabled people move to residential care if they cannot afford top-up fees for home care. A ‘fair care policy’ approved by North Somerset council last night promises to review new applications for home care packages that exceed the cost of meeting the same …

Source: Care package savings drive risks shift to care home placements

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