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LAs must take care to act as legally required

The Care Act regulations & guidance for local authorities have been strengthened as a result of consultation.  Changes made include clarifying the guidance on adult safeguarding and revising the eligibility criteria to focus on outcomes & better address social isolation.

There will be more materials to help those implementing the Care Act on the Local Government Association’s website.. The Care Act factsheets have also been updated.

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