1989 Institutions Legislation and Policy

Announcement Date: 21st August 1989

Legislation and Policies

White Paper Caring for People: Community Care in the Next decade and Beyond.

 

White Paper Caring For People: Community Care in the Next Decade and Beyond. [Cm 849]:  “Community Care means providing the services and support which people who are affected by problems of ageing, mental illness, mental handicap or physical or sensory disability need to be able to live as independently as possible in their own homes,or in ‘homely’ settings in the community.The Government is firmly committed to a policy of community care which enables such people to achieve their full potential.” [1.1.].