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Adult social care fact sheets

We have a range of leaflets and factsheets which explain the services that we offer.

They are all listed below and are available as PDF documents to download.

Assessing Your Needs
Assessing Your Needs (large print)

Online Self Assessment
Online Self Assessment (large print)

A guide to who qualifies for Adult Social Care Services - Eligibility Criteria
A guide to who qualifies for Adult Social Care Services - Eligibility Criteria (large print)

A Guide to Self Funding         
A Guide to Self Funding (large print)
                                                                         
Paying for care - non-residential care services            
Paying for care - non-residential care services (large print)
                                      
Paying for care - residential and nursing care        
Paying for care - residential and nursing care (large print)
                                           
Paying for care - residential or nursing care deferred payment scheme       
Paying for care - residential or nursing care deferred payment scheme (large print)

Paying for care - easy read version          
                                                          
Choice of Accommodation and Third Party Top Ups      
                                
Comment, Compliment, Complaint      
Comment, Compliment, Complaint (large print)
                                                            
Your right to see your record        
Your right to see your record (large print)                                                                   

Data Protection Explained        
Data Protection and Information Sharing Explained (large print)
                                                                        
Personalisation - Adult Social Care is changing       
Personalisation - Adult Social Care is changing (large print)
                                         
Putting People First - Self Directed Support Explained            
Putting People First - Self Directed Support Explained (large print)
                      
Direct Payments             
Direct Payments (large print)
                                                   
Safeguarding Adults booklet     
Safeguarding adults booklet (large print) If you need this booklet in an even larger print format, please contact the Safeguarding Team, Tel: 01234 276222, who are able to print this to A3 size paper

                                                                       
Safeguarding adults 
Safeguarding adults from abuse (large print)
                                                                                         
Mental Capacity Act 2005
Mental Capacity Act 2005 (large print)
                                                                                
Returning you home safely-Bedford Hospital Social Work Team
Returning you home safely-Bedford Hospital Social Work Team (large print)                
                  
Support for carers   
Support for carers (large print)
                                                                                           
Help for older people   
Help for older people (large print)
                                                                                     
Help for people with learning disabilities         
Help for people with learning disabilities (large print)
                                                 
Help for people with a physical disability  
Help for people with a physical disability (large print)
                                                       
Help for people with a hearing impairment         
Help for people with hearing impairments (large print)
                                              
Help for people with a visual impairment       
Help for people with visual impairments (large print)
                                                  
Specialist assistance for people with physical disabilities     
Specialist assistance for people with physical disabilities (large print)
                            
Equipment demonstration 
Equipment Demonstration (large print)
                                                                               
Telecare

Can I get a Blue Badge?         
Can I get a Blue Badge? (large print)
                                                                         
Goldington Day Centre           
Goldington Day Centre (large print)
                                                                         
Dame Alice Court Homecare Service     
                                                         
Tavistock Court Homecare Service   
                                                               
Transition for young adults with learning disabilities         
Transition for young adults with learning disabilities (large print)                          

Shared Lives           
                                                                                          
Centre for Independent Living   
Centre for Independent Living (large print)
                                                                  
Bedford Independent Living Team       
Bedford Independent Living Team (large print)
                                                          
Huddleston Way Supported Living Project         
Huddleston Way Supported Living Project (large print)
                                            
George Beal House   
George Beal House (large print)
                                                                                       
Utilities and emergency contact information