Care and support: what's changing?

Information on what the changes to the Care and Support Act mean for carers and people who are cared for.



From April 2015 care and support is changing to be more consistent across England.

You could benefit from the changes if you:

  • receive care and support
  • support someone as a carer
  • are planning for future care and support

This document explains more about what the changes might mean for you and where to find more information.

Published 29 December 2014
Last updated 4 September 2015 + show all updates
  1. Updated to reflect the cap on care costs delayed to 2020.
  2. First published.