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An A-Z of Community Care Law

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ISBN13: 9781853025600
ISBN: 1853025607
Published: October 1997
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Format: Paperback
Price: £14.95

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Written in answer to a need for concise explanations of the key issues and terms involved in community care law, this comprehensive A-Z gives the reader immediate access to such a summary and explanation.;The text breaks down community care into individual terms such as assessment, eligibility criteria, home help, needs, and unreasonable desicions and then explains the legal and practical implications of each term in straightforward language.

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Where is ""the law"" of community care and how does it come into being?; the legal and administrative framework in which practitioners work; duties and powers - what must, may and can't be done by statutory services; how community care law is enforced; uncertainty of the law; tensions and contradictions; exploiting the law - different interest groups. Appendix: community care legislation.