Briefing: Department of Health Social Care funding announcement - Potential implications for older home owners

Care & Repair England have produced a briefing on the DH social care funding announcement on the potential implications for home owners. CRE note disappointingly, expenditure on preventative measures such as adaptations to the home are not included in the planned care expenditure cap. This could have incentivized people to use their savings to plan ahead and make their homes more suitable to retaining independence.