A Fair Budget

A discussion paper which explores the role and use of resouce allocation systems in the development of self-directed support. It argues that too many of these Resource Allocation Systems which are used to define individual budgets are bureaucratic, obscure and without empirical foundation. There is also a grave danger that they are being used to make illegal and unjustified cuts to care.  It argues that a much simpler approach is necessary – together with a period of time to test and compare different models in Scotland.

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