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DH Guidance - Prioritising need in the context of Putting People First


posted on Monday 1st March 2010

Councils are being urged to adopt a joined up approach to assessing eligibility for social care services in a new Department of Health Publication Prioritising need in the context of Putting People First,

Prioritising need in the context of Putting People First,

A Whole System Approach to Eligibility to Social Care -  Guidance on Eligibility Criteria for Adult Social Care, England 2010  

- urges councils to take a whole systems approach to identifying need.   The guidance says eligibility for adult services assistance should be placed in the wider context of all public services support.

The full document is available to download free from our downloads section or from the Department of Health Website.

 

 

 

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