Publications - residential and nursing care
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Published annually. Currently Autumn 2012 – Autumn 2013
Detailed list of residential and nursing care homes in Hampshire, Portsmouth and Southampton; information and advice about choosing a care home, including a checklist of questions and things to look out for when visiting a care home.
Download the Guide to Residential Care pdfs
Pages 1-8 2 MB
- The guide front cover and care home adverts
Pages 9-39 2 MB
- Chapter 1: Considering your options
- Chapter 2: Paying for your care
- Chapter 3: Finding a home that suits you
- Chapter 4: Contactiing and visiting homes
- Chapter 5: Managing the paperwork
- Chapter 6: Living in the care home
- Chapter 7: Advice and support for carers, familise and friends
Pages 40-70 7 MB
- Map of Hampshire
- Aldershot to Gosport care homes in Hampshire
Pages 71-99 7 MB
- Gosport to Portsmouth Cosham care homes in Hampshire
Pages 100-131 6 MB
- Portsmouth Cosham to Winchester care homes in Hampshire
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 765kb
FormsImportant - 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.
Statement of Financial Circumstances (SAS4)
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 354kb
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 992kb
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
April 2007 [reviewed 2011]
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 1mb