Carers who support someone in a supported living home

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Closes 29 Jan 2023

Section 1 - About You

1. I am completing this survey as:
(Required)
2. How long have you been the carer of someone in a supported living home?
3. What is your relationship to the person you care for that lives in a supported living home?
4. Prior to the person you care for being in a supported living home, where did they previously live?
5. How long did it take to find a supported living property that was suitable for the person you support?
6. What is the health care need(s) of the person you support? (please tick all that apply)
7. Did the person you support receive a direct payment to pay for any activities/day centres before they moved into a supported living home?

More information about Direct Payments

For more information on direct payments and what they are please see the following link - Direct Payments

8. If yes, did this direct payment continue when they moved into a supported living home?
9. If yes, did the payment:
10. If no, are you aware of the reasons this direct payment and the previous activities/day centre funding was no longer continuing?
11. Are you provided with as much information as you need to understand what is being paid for? ( for example their rent costs, household bills, food and outings etc)
12. If you have control of the persons finances are you clear about what you are paying for and why?
13. Do you get the information you need from the Supported Living provider with regards to household costs and other items?
14. Do you have any concerns about the increase in cost-of-living expenses and energy costs for the person you support?
15. If YES, what are your main concerns? (please tick all that apply)
16. Do you currently have to use any of your finances as a carer to support the person you care for?
17. If YES, did you previously have to financially support the person you care for before they moved into a Supported Living Home?