Elder Care Costs
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Dear Caerphilly County Borough Council,
Please could you send me the following info in csv file:
- The typical cost that would be charged to a member of the public, for a care home, per week, procured by the council (assuming no reliefs/discounts applicable). Please could you tell me the weekly price for residential care, nursing care and nursing care with dementia. For each pls can you itemise seperately the personal care element.
- The typical cost that would be charged to a member of the public, for an hour of home care procured by the council (assuming no reliefs/discounts applicable). Please could you itemise seperately the personal care element if one exists.
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Dear Alan Andrews
FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - INFORMATION REQUEST
Thank you for your request for information received on 3 May 2022 in
relation to the cost of care. We have considered your request and provide
the following information:-
(1) The typical cost that would be charged to a member of the public, for
a care home, per week, procured by the council (assuming no
reliefs/discounts applicable). Please could you tell me the weekly price
for residential care, nursing care and nursing care with dementia. For
each pls can you itemise separately the personal care element.
There is no typical charge for residential services, everyone is subject
to a financial assessment to establish if they have to contribute anything
towards the cost of care.
(2) The typical cost that would be charged to a member of the public, for
an hour of home care procured by the council (assuming no
reliefs/discounts applicable). Please could you itemise separately the
personal care element if one exists.
There is no typical charge for domiciliary care, everyone is subject to a
financial assessment to establish if they have to contribute anything
towards the cost of care. Domiciliary care is capped at £100 a week
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