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Household support fund

Applications for the household support fund are now paused. Please come back and check this website for when the scheme will re-open.

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A personal budget is an allocation of money that you use to pay for the care and support needs detailed in your support and assessment plan. This is paid to you by us, depending on your financial circumstances.

Following a social care assessment it is identified that you have eligible needs for care and support that we can meet, we will work with you, and your family/friends to produce an assessment and support plan. The assessment and support plan may include free and paid for social care services.

To see if you qualify for funding and a personal budget you will need to complete a financial assessment

A personal budget can be paid to you as:

For more information you can find a number of guides with national charity In Control

Frequently asked questions