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Freedom of Information Request

Review of Personal budget

Received: 7 May 2021

We would like to request the following information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000:

1. How many adults in receipt of long-term social care, including those who received a personal budget under the Care Act 2014, had their care package reviewed in the each of the following financial years:
a) 2018-19
b) 2019-20
c) 2020-21

Please specify figures for both those in receipt of a personal budget and those not in receipt of one.

2. How many adults in receipt of long-term social care, including those who received a personal budget under the Care Act 2014, had their care package reduced in terms of (i) monetary value and (ii) number of hours received, in each of the following financial years:
a) 2018-19
b) 2019-20
c) 2020-21

Please specify figures for both those in receipt of a personal budget and those not in receipt of one.

3. How many social care services funded by the local authority do you operate?
Of them, how many have increased their care fee rates, and by what percentage, or cost (in monetary value) in each of the following financial years:
a) 2018-19
b) 2019-20
c) 2020-21

For all three questions, if you do not keep your records by financial year, please send us the data by calendar year or part thereof.

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