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Sep 29, 2021

The Care Cap is Resurrected

But what does this actually mean for you? On 7th September 2021 we were told that, from October 2023, there would be a new £86,000 cap on the amount anyone in England will spend on their personal care over their lifetime. It will use legislation already in place under the 2014 Care Act. We await a White Paper to give us full details, but the likely ‘small print’ (based on original proposals) will be that:

Please do get in touch for more information, especially as there is also a proposed change to the means tested capital limit (from £23,250 to £100,000) but this also has 'small print'!

Aug 26, 2020

Care Fees Funding Webinar

Since Care Homes went into lockdown, we haven't been able to run any of our popular care fees funding seminars which walk people through the care f...

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Mar 6, 2018

Council Tax reduction?

Some people with dementia are eligible for a discount on their council tax bill. Sometimes the people who care for them are eligible for a discount...

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Apr 6, 2020

New rates for 2020/21

For the tenth year running there has been no change to the upper capital limit for Local Authority means testing in England and it remains at £23,2...

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