Freedom of information response

Deferred Payment Agreements

Publication date: 
Thursday 16 August 2018
Request: 

1         How many deferred payment agreements do you currently (as at 25 June 2018) have in place?
2        In 2017, how many people contacted you for information on how to pay for care?
3        In 2017, how many peoples long term care did you - as the local council - pay for:
o   In full
o   Partially

Response: 

1. Council currently have 10 service users on the Deferred Payment Scheme.

2. Thurrock Council do not record this information we only record commissioned services.

3   o   In full: 111 people as part of 238 assessments*

     o   Partially: 22  people as part of 53 assessments*

* The data is based on records of clients receiving a Adults Social Care service in 2017.

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Request reference:
FOI 8071