Spending Review 2020-2021 – Funding of homecare services

The following letter was sent to the Department of Health and Social Care before the anticipated spending review for 2020-2021.  UKHCA first met with the Department’s Spending Review team in April 2019.  Formal submissions from stakeholders had not been requested prior to the announcement by HM Treasury that a spending …

Is our careworker allowed to..?

Homecare has come a long way since the days of home helps, when support at home was largely domestic and increasing personal care needs often resulted in admission to residential care.  Now people with relatively complex needs can be supported to live independently, without the need to leave their own …