The Care Act Briefing


The Care Act 2014 (to be implemented from 1 April 2015) introduces major reforms to the legal framework for adult social care - to the way care is funded and to the rights of those in need of social care. It introduces new statutory duties on local authorities to put into practice the principles of personalised care and support.  Here we explain the key points for the VCSE.and how you can play a key role with other partners.