Freedom of information response
Elder Care Costs
1. The typical cost that would be charged to a member of the public, for a care home, per week, procured by the council (assuming no reliefs/discounts applicable). Please could you tell me the weekly price for residential care, nursing care and nursing care with dementia. For each please can you itemise separately the personal care element.
2 The typical cost that would be charged to a member of the public, for an hour of home care procured by the council (assuming no reliefs/discounts applicable). Please could you itemise separately the personal care element if one exists.
- Residential: £572.23
High Needs Dementia: £646.63
- Hourly Rate £15.25
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