FOI request (FOIR-212571998)
Adult social care
Requested Fri 05 June 2020
Responded Fri 05 June 2020
This is a request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000. My request relates to adult social care assessments and domiciliary care spending. All related to adult care only. My request is as follows.
1) Has anyone requesting a financial assessment (means test for care) either face to face or remotely (e.g by phone or online) between 01.03.2020-29.05.2020 been refused an assessment due to lack of capacity during the Covid-19 pandemic? If so, how many have been refused, and if possible, please could you provide the details of the assessment and grounds on which it/they were refused. Please do not worry about providing details if it is not possible to do so within a reasonable time frame.
2) What is the maximum weekly amount paid by the council to any individual under the Direct Payment scheme for the care of a relative between 25.12.2019 - 25.02.2020, or any other dates that conform roughly with this time period if the above dates are not possible?
3)What is the maximum weekly amount paid by the council to any individual under the Direct Payment scheme for the care of a relative between 25.02.2020 - 25.04.2020 or any other dates that roughly conform to this period if the above dates are not possible?
INFORMATION NOT HELD
Adult Social Care is dealt with by East Sussex County Council, please visit their website for further information: www.eastsussex.gov.uk
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