Adult Social Care

Under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, I would like to request the following information regarding placements and spending for older person’s social services. Please provide answers on the attached accompanying Excel spreadsheet.

1. Who within the Local Authority, has the commissioning responsibility for adults aged 65+?

Please provide their:
a. Name – Solveig Sansom
b. Job title – Senior Commissioning Manager
c. Telephone number – 01392 383000
d. Email address – adultsc.carehomesproject-mailbox@devon.gov.uk

2. Please provide the gross total expenditure on older person’s (age 65+) services, as follows, for financial years 2014/15 to 2018/19. Please provide budgeted spend where actual figures are not available:
a. Gross total expenditure on older person’s (65+) services
b. Gross total expenditure on residential home placements (65+)
c. Gross total expenditure on nursing home placements (65+)
d. Gross total expenditure on domiciliary care/home care (65+)

The table is available via the link below:

https://devoncc.sharepoint.com/:b:/s/PublicDocs/InfoMgt/ESWr3wkDct5AjrHuV3fMPC4BgM3ROUQ9droSt6aAkO8ALA?e=u18U4Y

3. Please provide figures for the total number of older people (age 65+) that the council has placed and funded in:
a. Residential care
b. Residential EMI care
c. Nursing care
d. Nursing EMI care
e. Domiciliary care/home care
Please supply this information by financial year for 2014/15 to 2018/19. Please provide projected figures where actual figures are not available.

The information for 2017-18 is not held as it not yet been validated and as the financial year 2018-19 is not complete this is therefore also not held.

This information is for the preceding financial years is available online on the

https://digital.nhs.uk/services/national-adult-social-care-intelligence-service-nascis

4. Please provide figures for the numbers of older people (age 65+) that are privately funded in:
Note: By privately funded we mean the service user or service user’s family are self-funding the care with no local authority contribution. a. Residential care
b. Residential EMI care
c. Nursing care
d. Nursing EMI care
Please supply this information by financial year for 2014/15 to 2018/19. Please provide projected figures where actual figures are not available.

Devon County Council do not hold information relating to the numbers of people where there is no local authority contribution.