We will do a full review with you involving anyone that you wish to involve, such as your family or an independent advocate, to listen to your wishes and understand what you want to achieve. We will discuss the options … Continue reading
We will review the information collected within the previous review. However we still want to come out to visit you to check the information and to make sure that you understand what is being bought on your behalf.
From April 2016 Devon County Council has a framework contract in place for the provision of regulated personal care and anyone starting a new service will have their care provided by the organisations within this contract. At the moment this … Continue reading
Many people are currently living together in shared accommodation where they also share paid for support. Currently it is not clear if the people sharing support are each getting the support that they need and it is important that the … Continue reading
Email email@example.com to tell us and we will contact you to discuss the process.
We have been conducting workshops and individual discussions since early 2015, and we’ve also written out to providers that have multiple DCC-funded clients in a single building to request basic details to inform us of the potential of any provider … Continue reading
Where the discussion with the potential Supported Living provider does not identify a shared hours offer, but is simply a shared housing solution, then the Supported Living specification will not be progressed. Payment will then be through the most appropriate … Continue reading
In the short term, where our discussions identify a requirement for a shared hours offer we will negotiate a sustainable solution, which will be kept under review. In the longer term, if the person does not require the level of … Continue reading
Each year the Council makes a statement about how any inflationary uplift it intends to apply to social care contracts will be implemented. In reaching a decision about inflation, the Council considers a wide range of factors, including any circumstances … Continue reading
We have not previously established a specific commissioning arrangement for Supported Living, and need to do so now to secure quality and value for money across this area of business. This has become increasingly relevant as Supported Living alternatives to … Continue reading