The Oxfordshire Direct Payments User Group met for their first forum to discuss and share experiences of using Direct Payments. The event was well received by carers and families of people with learning disabilities who attended.
To find out more follow these links.
To read an interesting review of the event by Community Glue:
For more information about planning care at home, help and advice is available from Age UK Oxfordshire:
Also, Oxfordshire County Council’s guidance for receiving Direct Payments:
Further sessions are in the planning by Age UK Oxfordshire, the council’s appointed direct payment and employer support advice service.