In this section:

Guide to the Care Act 2014

Guide to the Care Act 2014 and the implications for providers.

The Care Act 2014, together with a range of regulations and statutory guidance, is the base upon which social care will develop over the next few decades. Most of the Act’s changes take effect from April 2015.

This short two-page guide produced by the Local Government Association outlines the key areas of change that providers should be aware of.

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