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Changes to care and support

25 Mar 2015

Care and support is changingFrom 1 April 2015, care and support is changing to be more consistent across England.

Care and support is the help some adults need to live as well as possible with any illness or disability they may have. It can include help with things like:

  • washing
  • dressing
  • eating
  • getting out and about
  • keeping in touch with friends or family

Changes will start from 1 April 2015 and continue to 2016. Find out more from your council.

What is changing?

The main changes to care and support will be:

You could benefit from the changes if you:

  • receive care and support
  • support someone as a carer
  • are planning for future care and support

These changes are being led by the Department of Health

Get more information about the changes to care and support from your council.

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