Freedom of information response

Elderly Placement

Publication date: 
Thursday 2 July 2020

A. How many new placements of elderly persons were made by the local authority into registered residential or nursing homes during the financial year 2019/20?

B. How many of that total number were placed into homes outside the local authority boundary?

C. For persons benefiting from local authority funding, what is the fee to be paid by the council for elderly persons placed within independent sector care homes during the financial year 2020/2021 for the following categories of care?

Elderly Residential Care

Elderly Dementia Residential Care

Elderly Nursing Care*

Elderly Dementia Nursing Care*


A. 178
B. 7 Out of Borough


1. £492.30 - £524.71
2. £556.30
3. £571.17
4. N/A

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Request reference:
FOI 10041