Tags: "social care"

Blogs

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Will the ‘capped cost’ model become a reality?

Ten years on from the Commission on Funding of Care and Support (the ‘Dilnot Comission’), the ‘capped cost’ model is again at the centre of debate on how to make England’s system of means tested support for care costs fairer.

July 30, 2021 ×

Blogs

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Social Care Funding and the new Conservative Government

The 2019 election saw the Conservative Party win seats that may define the Government’s attitude to reforming care funding. 

December 20, 2019 ×

Publications

Reforming the Precept

Reforming the Precept: A stepping-stone to sustainable care

The ‘social care precept’ represents a major innovation in financing public expenditure on care in England. This report analyses its strengths, weaknesses, and its future.

July 19, 2016 ×

Publications

Attendance Allowance

Attendance Allowance and Local Government: Examining the evidence and the options

What do the government’s plans for devolving Attendance Allowance to local government mean for councils, older people and care providers? 

July 11, 2016 ×

Publications

Rebooting the Cap

Rebooting the Cap: Improving protection from catastrophic care costs

Options for reforming long-term care funding in England, based on the principle of capping people’s care costs. 

June 27, 2016 ×

Blogs

The Observer

Jeremy Hunt’s U-turn on social care ‘cost taxpayer £100m’

The Observer, July 25th, 2015

July 25, 2015 ×

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