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The Dilnot social care cap: making sure it delivers for older people

 

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The Dilnot social care cap: making sure it delivers for older people

This report aims to provides a review of what the government’s new lifetime care costs cap will mean for someone who needs support in later life.

The analysis shows that the proposed system is complex and may prove difficult for many older people and their families to negotiate. It calls for more clarity and information around costs, eligibility and means test thresholds.