Adult Social Care Core Assessments - Identifying risks and the needs that arise from them, recommending Care and Support Plans and undertaking social care Reviews for vulnerable adults.
Our Subcontractors rigorously application of national eligibility criteria in relation to Care Act, building on the persons own strengths, the informal support of their own social capital / community assets and effectively signposting to universal sources of support.
Where people have identified needs requiring public funding to meet them, Our subcontractors scrutinise care and support plans to ensure needs are met and strengths are maximised. This enables them to recommend solutions to ‘Right-size’ care and support packages.
Our subcontractors ensure services funded by councils and health commissioners are provided in a cost effective manner and that specific time allocated to care delivery and service user supervision is balanced with the individuals rights to maximise opportunities for their privacy and independence.
Carers Assessments - These can completed either separately or as part of the service users assessment.
Mental Capacity Assessments - Subcontractors apply the 2 stage and functional test of capacity as defined in the Mental Capacity Act 2005, maximising self determination and participation as much as possible.
Continuing Health Care (CHC) - Subcontractors can work jointly with health professionals to screen assessments and complete checklists and Decision support tools for health funded care. They can also provide independent Social Work input to CHC appeals and jointly reviewing packages of nursing care with a view to right-sizing healthcare plans provided under Continuing Health Care.
Lasting Power of Attorney Applications - We have a subsidiary service that assists donors in the Creation, Registration, Witness and Certification of their Lasting Power of Attorney documents. we can assist with both health and Welfare LPA's and Finance and Property LPA's
Core Assessments for people who privately fund their own care - Our Subcontractors can provide an independent assessment service to 'self funders' and others who may be ‘ineligible’ to receive statutory funding / services including assistance with designing your care and support plans.
Additional Specialist Assessments - There is scope for additional specialist assessments to be sourced as required. For example to offer Occupational Therapy, Best Interest Assessments as part of Deprivation of Liberty (DOLS) safeguards and independent assessments of potential foster parents. (Form F).