Home Care packages and prices

1.  Does the Local Authority currently purchase live-in care packages? Live-in care is 24-hour care in a patient’s home, living with the patient. Yes, although this is not part of the Authority’s core business. 2. What is the average price … Continue reading

Fair and Affordable Policy

Please can you supply data on the impact of the Fair and Affordable Policy used in Adult Social Care. We are keen to understand the impact this has on disabled people who access Adult Social Care. Did it lead to … Continue reading

Domiciliary and Residential Care

Please provide the following information: 1. The number of council-funded adult domiciliary care packages/clients returned to the Council by a provider (e.g. due to lack of capacity/funding) in January 2023  Devon County Council (DCC) does not hold this information.  This … Continue reading

Care home waiting

1. The number of people waiting for a place in a care home in November every year from 2010 to 2022 Devon County Council does not hold this information as it is not information that we record. 2. The number … Continue reading

Home care for disabled adults

1. a) Please provide the information regarding fee rates paid to independent and voluntary sector providers in September 20221 for the provision of CQC regulated home care for disabled adults, including those with a learning disability and/or autism. • Please … Continue reading

Social Care Commissioning Systems

The following questions relate to the IT systems used to broke and contract with providers for social care. 1. What system is currently used to facilitate social care brokerage and/or contracting for childrens services? Access database type system and spreadsheet … Continue reading