Pressures eroding protection of adult care budgets, survey finds

By Martin Ford | 26 June 2019

Councils are struggling to protect social care budgets, the Association of Directors of Adult Social Services’ (ADASS) annual budget survey has suggested.

This year 37.4% of respondents' budgets will be spent on adult social care - compared to 37.8% last year.

Although the decline is small, it is the first time it has fallen since 2010.

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