Futures Forum: Devon increases funding on adult social care: "With less money in the pot, councils are having to spend a higher proportion of their finances on the things they have a legal duty to do - like social care."
With people wanting care closer to home:
Futures Forum: 'Care Closer to Home' >>> survey from Save Our Hospital Services >>> Is caring for patients in their own homes working?
One project to enable care in the community is Sidmouth Hospiscare - which has recently acquired a new building:
Futures Forum: Hospiscare to move into former Sidford Surgery to provide day centre
And the charity is taking pains to draw a bigger picture:
‘Town can lead the way for the whole country to follow,’ says Sidmouth Hospiscare CEO
'Town can lead the way for country to follow' says Sidmouth Hospiscare CEO | Latest Sidmouth and Ottery News - Sidmouth Herald