Legislation

NHS and Community Care Act 1990

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Introduction

OVERVIEW This act was the gateway to the community care (or adult social care) system. It established the duty to assess which began the process of service provision. From the commencement of the Care Act 2014 on 1 April 2015 it largely ceased to apply in England. And from the commencement of the Social Services and Well-being […]

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