Tag: Social Care


MEETING ABOUT ENFIELD’S SOCIAL CARE CHARGING POLICY

04

Jul 2017

MEETING ABOUT ENFIELD’S SOCIAL CARE CHARGING POLICY

LEARN MORE ABOUT PROPOSED CHANGES TO ENFIELD’S SOCIAL CARE CHARGING POLICY For all Carers in Enfield MONDAY 17 JULY 2017 COMMUNITY HOUSE, 311 FORE STREET, EDMONTON N9 0PZ FROM 6.30pm TO 8.30pm Speaker: Craig Ward, Solicitor Enfield Council (and all other London councils) are under increasing financial pressure – and although they’ve increased Council Tax payments this year to try and address these pressures, demand...

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Enfield Council Social Care Charging Policy – consultation

22

Jun 2017

Enfield Council Social Care Charging Policy – consultation

All Council services including, adult social care services are subject to growing pressures. The amount of money available to spend on services has reduced and will continue to decrease over the coming years. In addition, there is also growing demand for adult social care services, driven by population growth and an increase in life expectancy. As a result, we expect a substantial funding gap. We...

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UK austerity policies are violations of disabled people’s rights

10

Nov 2016

UK austerity policies are violations of disabled people’s rights

UN says measures aimed at reducing public spending since 2010 have affected disabled people disproportionately Austerity policies introduced into welfare and social care by the UK government amount to “systematic violations” of the rights of people with disabilities, a UN inquiry has concluded. It says a range of measures aimed at reducing public spending since 2010, including controversial changes such as the bedroom tax, and...

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