OxFSN: Response to Proposed Changes to Adult Social Care Contributions

Oxfordshire County Council are proposing to streamline the current policy for assessing financial contributions. The consultation on this was open until April 3rd 2018.

OxFSN (Oxfordshire Family Support Network) believes that the council are genuinely seeking to simplify and speed up this process, and they understand why there is a particular focus on older people, as the largest group of people in receipt of social care services. However, they are deeply concerned that this is likely to have a much bigger impact on those with the most complex needs…

Read the response in full here:

OxFSN-Response-to-Proposed-Changes-to-Adult-Social-Care-Contributions-Policy-Implications-for-people-with-Learning-disabilities.pdf (331.7 KB)