Paying for Adult Social Care

Coronavirus (COVID-19): change to service

On advice from the government regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19), some services have changed. Find the latest information and advice about our services for vulnerable adults in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole.

See further information about changes to services.

You may have to pay for services you receive. How much you pay depends on what you can afford.

Direct Payment Card Account

Paying for Care Services with my Personal Budget you will be given a direct payment card account for your budget.

Direct Payments

A Direct Payment is a way of paying for your care and support needs. Find out who can receive direct payments.

Personal Budgets

Paying for Care at Home

Paying for Care

There's a charge for care, but how much we charge depends on what care you need and your financial situation.

Paying for Care in a Care Home

If you have a low capital, receive help with paying for your stay in a care home. You will need to complete a financial assessment.

Paying for Care Services

Having care at your own home has a charge. Find out how to pay and whether you can receive help with the fees.