Paying for your own care and support

Adult social care and health


Eligibility for financial support, financial assessments, paying your care bill, personal budgets and direct payments.

Many people who could be claiming a benefit do not realise that they are entitled.
COVID-19 important information: Do you buy your own care and support with a direct payment or yo
Sources of information and advice on money and debt.
If you are assessed as having un-met, eligible care and support needs; we will use the informatio
A personal budget is the total amount of money you’ll need to meet the costs of your care
If you choose a care home more expensive than our agreed rate then a top-up payment might be needed.