London Borough of Barnet

FOI Requests detail

Social care thresholds

FOI ID:181049
Title:Social care thresholds
Received date:31/08/2012
Details:Under the “Prioritising need in the context of Putting People First: A whole system approach to eligibility for social care” local authorities have to assess people’s social care needs and identify which bands they fall into.

Local authorities have discretion to set the threshold at which they provide social care.

Under the FOI Act please tell me:

1. What is your threshold currently set at (for 2012/13)?

2. What will the threshold be set at next year (2013/14)?

3. Does the council have any plans to change this threshold in the next 3 years? If so, to what?

4. Does the council have any plans to change this threshold in the next 5 years? If
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