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The impact of individual budgets on the targeting of support: findings from a national evaluation of pilot projects in England

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JournalPublic Money and Management
DatePublished - Nov 2012
Issue number6
Volume32
Number of pages8
Pages (from-to)417-424
Original languageEnglish

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Individual or personal budgets are part of a growing international trend to encourage greater choice and control over social care services at a time of financial austerity. The authors' evaluation of individual budgets found that levels of allocated resources reflected a range of factors, including informal or carer support and disability levels. Furthermore, individual budgets were found to be cost-neutral compared with conventional social care delivery.

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  • Individual Budgets, Social Services, SOCIAL CARE, personalisation, ill/disabled adults, older people, services

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