Adult social care support planning outside statutory services
People who are eligible for care and support don't always get the opportunity to explore all the options open to them.
Spending patterns suggest they choose traditional models like homecare, daycare and residential respite. But they report a desire to make different choices, if they had known what was possible.
This series of articles charts examples of care and support planning across England in 2019. It uncovers differences when plans are written outside of statutory services.