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Paying for care - reforms proposed. Our lawyers investigate

17/03/2015

The Care Act 2014 came into force in May 2014 and it imposes a series of duties and responsibilities on local authorities regarding the care and support provided for adults. Whilst the Care Act does not change the fact that care is not a free service and hence people always need to pay something towards the cost of their care and support, reforms have been introduced affecting how people will be asked to pay for their care and support.

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