Various policies apply for charging for community care in all parts of the United Kingdom, in England, Northern Island, Scotland and Wales. This factsheet reviews how the charging policies of community care home care operates in all the regions.
Furthermore, you can find-out how charging is being implemented by their local authorities.
Headings in the factsheet are as follows:
- Charging in England
- Charging in Northern Ireland
- Charging in Scotland for people aged 65 or over
- Charging in Scotland for people under age 65
- Charging in Wales
Each country clearly has different charging policy. The factsheet should already provide general understanding but if you need more information you can always get more help. At the end of this factsheet, you will find where to get advice in the matter.