Social Care Reform Plans in England (Department of Health / NHS Choices)


The Government has announced new arrangements for the funding of care for the elderly, with a view to at least partially avoiding individuals having to incur unlimited costs. The plan is based loosely on the recommendations made by the Dilnot Commission.

Full Text Link (a)


Social care reforms announced. London: NHS Choices; Behind the Headlines, February 11th 2013.

This relates to:

Full Text Link (b)


Policy statement on care and support funding reform and legislative requirements. London: Department of Health, February 2013.

[A brief reference to this item features in Dementia and Elderly Care: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWNHST), Volume 3 Issue 7, May 2013].

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Dementia and Elderly Care News. Wolverhampton Medical Institute: WMI. (jh)
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