Adult Services

Publications: residential and nursing care

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  • Guide to Residential Care

    Guide to Residential Care

    Published annually. Currently Autumn 2014 to Autumn 2015

    Detailed list of residential and nursing care homes in Hampshire, Portsmouth and Southampton; information and advice about choosing a care home.

     

Download the Guide to Residential Care pdfs

Pages 1-10  Download Adobe Reader to view this PDF 2MB

  • The guide front cover and care home adverts

Chapters 1 to 7  Download Adobe Reader to view this PDF 2MB

  • Content
  • Introduction
  • Chapter 1: Considering your options and making decisions
  • Chapter 2: Paying for your care
  • Chapter 3: Finding a home that suits you
  • Chapter 4: Contacting and visiting homes
  • Chapter 5: Managing the paperwork
  • Chapter 6: Living in the care home
  • Chapter 7: Advice and support for carers, families and friends

Pages 40 to 69  Download Adobe Reader to view this PDF 7MB

  • Aldershot to Fordingbridge care homes in Hampshire

Pages 70-103  Download Adobe Reader to view this PDF 9MB

  • Gosport to Ringwood care homes in Hampshire

Pages 104-132  Download Adobe Reader to view this PDF 5MB

  • Care home listings by town: Ringwood to Winchester
  • Alphabetical index of homes
  • Social care and council contact details
  • Key: further information
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    Paying for Residential Care

    Sep 2012 [reviewed 2014]

    Information about what is taken into account in the financial assessment for people applying to the County Council for financial help towards the cost of residential care; information and advice for people who have to pay the full cost of care themselves.


    Download a copy of Paying for Residential Care  Download Adobe Reader to view this PDF 774kB

     

Forms

Important - please note: These forms are for information only and should not be completed and sent directly to HCC. Funding for residential care is only agreed after a care assessment has been completed.
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    Statement of Financial Circumstances (SAS4)

    December 2012 [reviewed 2014]

    Form for collecting information about financial circumstances of people applying for financial help from the County Council towards the cost of residential care.


    Download a copy of SAS4  Download Adobe Reader to view this PDF 170kB

     

Client contribution forms

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    SAS4C

    August 2009  [reviewed 2014]

    Form for service users who have been assessed as needing residential care to sign to say that they have received a copy of Paying for Residential Care, and the SAS4 form, and understand that they will have to pay a charge for residential care.


    Download a copy of SAS4C Download Acrobat Reader to view this PDF 992kb

     

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    SAS4R

    August 2009  [reviewed 2014]

    Form for the representative of a service user who has been assessed as needing residential care to sign to say that they have received a copy of Paying for Residential Care, and the SAS4 form, and understand that the person they represent will have to pay a charge for residential care.


    Download a copy of SAS4R

     

  • Request for reassessment or reduction in charges (SAS5)

    March 2014

    The recommendation on the form must first be approved and signed by an Area Director.


    Download a copy of SAS5 Microsoft Word 39kB

     

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    Deferred Payments Scheme (SAS13)

    November 2012  [reviewed 2014]

    Information about the County Council’s deferred payments’ scheme, which allows people to use their home as security for a loan to pay their residential care costs.


    Download a copy of SAS13  Download Adobe Reader to view this PDF 119kB