15 April 2021
We have submitted a response on behalf of the housing association sector to the Housing, Communities and Local Government (HCLG) Committee inquiry into the long-term funding of adult social care.
Our submission addresses the following questions from the government:
Our submission outlines how more support for supported housing, alongside a properly funded social care system, will help save both the government and the NHS money in the long-term. We are asking the government to make additional funds available to:
Furthermore, the adult social care sector could be incentivised to drive quality and innovation by:
Supported housing offers some of the most vulnerable people in our society choice and control over their lives, allowing them to live in a home environment rather in institutional care.