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Reference:
CCD 2/2016
Date Published:
31 March 2016
   
Title:
Revised guidance on charging for residential accommodation
   
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Description:
This Circular provides information on the content of the regulations. In particular it:

confirms the revised Personal Expenses Allowance (PEA) of 25.80 from 11 April 2016 for local authority supported residents of care homes Annex 2 refers.

confirms further amendments to the financial assessment for residential care from 11 April 2016 Annex 3 refers.

attaches a revised version of the Charging for Residential Accommodation Guidance to reflect the changes summarised in Annexes 2 and 3 and changes to Pension Credit referred to in paragraph 4.
   
Keywords:
NHS; SCOTLAND; COMMUNITY CARE; RESIDENTIAL CARE; PERSONAL CARE ACTIVITIES; CHARGES
   
Organisation:
Scottish Government Health and Social Care Directorates
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