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Call for evidence – your experience of Personal Budgets.

Several disability organisations are asking Personal Budget users to feed back about their experiences of Personal Budgets. The National Audit Office is doing a study to see if Personal Budgets are good value for money and whether they benefit people who

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May PB user group meeting date changed

Due to the state opening of parliament - we have to move the PB user group meeting from Wednesday 18th May (as previously advertised) to the Friday 20th May, at the usual time of 11-1. I hope to see you there if you can

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PB user group response to eligibility consultation

Between November and January – the Royal Borough held a care eligibility consultation event to decide who should be able to get help with care and support needs. The Care Act 2014 – implemented in April 2015 – got rid of

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Personal Budget for Access to Work

Many disabled people use money from the government – in the form of funding from the Access to Work scheme – to enable them to start working, or stay in the workplace. The Work and Pension’s secretary, MP Ian Duncan

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Homecare – your views on the new providers

If you use one of the new homecare providers in Kensington and Chelsea – Mi Homecare in the North or Meers in the South – and want to feed back your good and bad experiences, Healthwatch would love to hear

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Special Guest at PB meeting – consultation

It has been confirmed, at last minute, that we will have Paul Rackham, a commissioner from the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea at our PB meeting on 20th Jan. Paul will talk us through RBKC’s consultation on the “eligibility

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