Individuals and families are increasingly having to find and pay for their own care, says the Commission for Social Care Inspection in a report published today.

The State of Social Careaims to provide a complete picture of social care for children and adults across the public, voluntary and private sectors.

It found that despite councils spending more money on services, they have made the rules harder for people to qualify for state-funded social care.

The State of Social Care

Individuals and families are increasingly having to find and pay for their own care, says the Commission for Social Care Inspection in a report published today.

The State of Social Careaims to provide a complete picture of social care for children and adults across the public, voluntary and private sectors.

It found that despite councils spending more money on services, they have made the rules harder for people to qualify for state-funded social care.

The State of Social Care