Personalisation briefing: implications of the Equality Act 2010

Document type
Briefing
Corporate author(s)
Social Care Institute for Excellence (Great Britain)
Publisher
Social Care Institute for Excellence
Date of publication
1 April 2011
Series
At a glance; 41
Subject(s)
Social Work, Social Care and Social Services, Legislation
Collection
Social welfare
Material type
Reports

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This At a glance briefing examines the implications of the Equality Act 2010 for personalised adult social care. The Equality Act 2010 provides a legal framework which can support personalisation in adult social care. They are both about ensuring individuals receive services that are respectful, effective and accessible. It is essential that care providers from all sectors understand the implications for them.

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