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Abstract
Information by age group (18-64years and 65+ years) primary client type.
Main Topics/Subject Category
Councils that provide adult social services
Variables
Councils with adult social services responsibilities, age of client, number of clients, review events.
Keywords
Adult, social services, review events, physical disability, frailty and sensory impairment, learning disability, mental health, substance misuse, vulnerable people, carers, contacts, primary health, community health, secondary health, self referral, legal agency
Identifier Variables
GOR, council, LA) unitary authority
Area of Health System
Social care
Data Available
Socio-economic, Demographic
Data collecting organization (s)
NHS information centre
Data Type
Administrative
National/Regional
National
Coverage (date of field work)
2007, 2008
Unit of Analysis
Aggregate
Sample
Approximately 661,000 new clients had their first assessment completed during 2007-08
Availability
The NHS Information centre
Conditions of Access
Free access
Link
http://www.ic.nhs.uk/statis[…]nd-provisional-council-data
Contact
enquiries@ic.nhs.uk
Publications
Spandler H, and Vick NMS. Opportunities for independent living using direct payments in mental health. Health & Social Care in the Community 2006; 14(2): 107-115
http://www3.interscience.wiley.com/journal/118730876/abstract