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Alzheimers Support Wiltshire

Alzheimers Support Wiltshire

Alzheimers Support Wiltshire provide advice and services to anyone living in Wiltshire with Dementia. 

Find out more about Alzheimers Support Wiltshire.

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    When someone has died, money might be a worry for you. This page is about Benefits Advice, Welfare Advice from the CAB, The money advice service and Help paying for a funeral.

    www.yourcareyoursupportwiltshire.org.uk

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    Personalisation is a new way of providing social care to people who need support to live independently. It aims to give them choice and control over the help they receive by tailoring services around the needs of the person, rather than using a onesize- fits-all approach.

    www.yourcareyoursupportwiltshire.org.uk

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    A person who needs care and support can use a third party to help pay for the cost of their care if they choose a care home or service that is more expensive than the Council would normally expect to pay.

    www.yourcareyoursupportwiltshire.org.uk

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    Using Direct Payments to employ a Personal Assistant gives you more control about who comes to support you, how they work and when they see you. As an employer, you will have additional responsibilities and legal obligations.

    www.yourcareyoursupportwiltshire.org.uk

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    NHS continuing healthcare, often referred to as CHC, is the name given to a package of care that is arranged and funded solely by the NHS for individuals who are not in hospital and have been assessed as having a "primary health need".

    www.yourcareyoursupportwiltshire.org.uk

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    Once your support plan has been developed, we will then decide whether your plan will meet your eligible needs in a reasonable and cost effective way. You will then be advised of your personal budget. This will be the actual cost of the services included in your support plan.

    www.yourcareyoursupportwiltshire.org.uk

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    If you are moving into a residential care home and think that you need help with paying for your care, you can ask the Council to do an assessment of your needs. If you own a house and have savings of more than £23,250, you cannot get financial help from the Council.

    www.yourcareyoursupportwiltshire.org.uk