Self Funded Care and Brokerage Requirements

1.How does Devon County Council currently supports self-funders with their care brokerage requirements? Individuals who have sufficient resource to self-fund their care arrangements can contact our customer service centre, telephony assessment centre or they may have direct face to face … Continue reading

Spot contract care providers and charges

1. Who are the care providers on Spot contracts that provide the council with Live-In care Services? Active Assistance, Agency Assistance, Agincare UK, Bluebird Care Exeter, Helping Hands, Sante Care At Home, Sense Community Services & Supported Ltd and The … Continue reading

Community Equipment Services

This FOI request is related to your local Community Equipment Services (CES) or Loan Stores. Community Equipment Services or Loan Stores provide equipment such as commodes and wheelchairs to the elderly and indisposed out in the community. 1. How many … Continue reading

Domiciliary care packages and agencies

The number of LA funded Domiciliary Care packages and how many agencies are used to cover these packages in from April 2019 to April 2020. Packages Providers DCC 5250 185 Outside DCC Area 54 46 Total 5304 191  

Adult Social Care fees paid to suppliers

1. What hourly rate (£ per hour) does your council currently (financial year 2020/2021) pay to external providers of Homecare Services? Devon County Council does not have a fixed rate that it pays to external providers. The average hourly rate … Continue reading

Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards

Freedom of Information Act 2000 Information Request 11107464   How many assessments under the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards were conducted during the period 01/01/2020 to 31/12/2020 by each of the following: Council employed Best Interest Assessors? 510 Independent Best Interest … Continue reading