How far do managed personal budgets offer choice and control for older people using home care services?

Research output: Other contribution


Based in three English councils (two unitary boroughs and one shire county), this study explored factors affecting the delivery of personalised home care to older people who opt for council-managed personal budgets rather than cash direct payments.
Original languageEnglish
TypeResearch summary
PublisherNIHR School for Social Care Research
Number of pages4
Place of PublicationLondon
Publication statusPublished - 2013

Publication series

NameSSCR Research Findings
PublisherNIHR School for Social Care Research


  • adult social care
  • personalisation
  • older people
  • managed personal budgets
  • adult social care services
  • home care
  • local authorities
  • choice and control

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