Self Directed Support/Direct Payments
Adaptable, Reliable, Care.
Anyone who meets the criteria to be eligible for a personal care package through the Local Authority is entitled to apply for Direct Payments.
Step 1 - Phone your local Social Services Department and tell them that you would like to move to "Direct Payments". They will arrange to visit you and ask you to complete a self rating questionnaire.Once you have completed the form it will tell you how much you may be entitled to. This amount could change.