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An introduction to residential care costs in Scotland

Thu 25 April, 2024 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Free

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An introduction to residential care costs in Scotland
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When a family member or friend goes into a care home, it can be a difficult time for all concerned. In this workshop, you will learn the basics of how care home fees are assessed and calculated. We will look at the upper and lower capital limits; what might happen to income such as state pension and occupational pensions; learn about free personal care and nursing care payments; and consider the frequently asked questions.

Who For – This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Midlothian.

Provided by – Age Scotland and VOCAL Midlothian

No. of Spaces – 12

If the event is in-person, refreshments will be provided.

If this event is showing as full, please email mid-training@vocal.org.uk or call 0808 196 6666 (select option 2) and we will add you to our waiting list and contact you if a space becomes available.

A reminder and everything you need to know about the event will be sent 4 to 7 days prior to the event.

If you have any questions or require assistance to enable you to attend please email mid-training@vocal.org.uk or call 0808 196 6666 (option 2).

Please note that some events require a minimum number for them to run or may be cancelled near the time of the event, we will contact you if this is the case.

If you book your place online within 2 days of the event, please call 0808 196 6666 (select option 2) or email midlothian@vocal.org.uk if you require further information.  Online bookings end 48 hours prior to the event, if you wish to attend and within this time, please call 0808 196 6666 (option 2) or email mid-training@vocal.org.uk

 

Details

Date:
Thu 25 April, 2024
Time:
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organiser

VOCAL Midlothian
Phone
0131 663 6869
Email
mid-training@vocal.org.uk

Venue

VOCAL Midlothian Carer Centre
30/1 Hardengreen Estate, Dalhousie Road
DALKEITH,MidlothianEH22 3NXUnited Kingdom
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Phone
0131 663 6869
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