Care home and home care fees

The typical cost that would be charged to a member of the public, for a care home, per week, procured by the council (assuming no reliefs/discounts applicable). Please could you tell me the weekly price for residential care, nursing care … Continue reading

Care Act – pet care

1) In your role under the Care Act on how many occasions since the start of 2020 to the current date (06/01/2022) have you as an authority had to take care of the animals/pets of somebody living in your area … Continue reading

Sexual harassment against social workers

Please note that there are three parts to this request: 1. Can you confirm how many reports of third-party sexual harassment your local authority has received from social workers directly employed by your local authority between 31 October 2013 and … Continue reading

Alcohol treatment services – 2018-2021

1) Can the Local Authority’s Director of Public Health provide an estimate for the number of referrals made to alcohol treatment services in your local authority area for the following financial years? a) 2018/19 381 b) 2019/20 333 c) 2020/21 … Continue reading

Paying for care numbers and assessments – 2020

1. In 2020, how many people contacted you for information on how to pay for care? From our preliminary assessment, we estimate that compliance with this request would exceed the appropriate costs limit under section 12 of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 which is £450 or 18 … Continue reading

Section 117 policy

1. Does Devon County Council (DCC) have a joint S117 policy in place? If yes, can we have a copy? Please see this Devon County Council webpage for the S117 Policy. 2. Does this have a funding tool attached? And … Continue reading

Adult Social Care Charges

1. A copy of your most recent compliance with the public sector equality duty, regarding the impact of charging adults in need for the non-residential care and support they receive under the Care Act 2014, in accordance with s.149 Equality … Continue reading