Publication - Advice and guidance

Personal Assistant Employers Handbook Easy Read

Published: 1 Apr 2014
Part of:
Health and social care
ISBN:
9781784123246

What you need to know about employing personal assistants

23 page PDF

2.1 MB

23 page PDF

2.1 MB

Contents
Personal Assistant Employers Handbook Easy Read
What are my options?

23 page PDF

2.1 MB

What are my options?

There are 4 options for arranging your social care support:

Option 1:

direct payment

You take a direct payment. You use this money to arrange your own support or buy a service from a care agency.

A direct payment is money from your local authority. You can use it to buy your support.

Option 2:

right to choose

You choose who you want to give you care. Your local authority or an organisation of your choice will arrange your support.

Option 3:

local authority

Your council will talk to you. They will decide and arrange your support.

Option 4:

mixture of options 1 to 3

You use a mixture of options 1 to 3 to arrange your care and support.

website

You can get more information on self-directed support and the options you have here:

http://workforcesolutions.sssc.uk.com/sds


Contact

Email: Allie Cherry