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5ZT6VfK8
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Caroline Julia Dinenage
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<p>The Government recognises the pressures these liabilities are placing on providers of social care and we are exploring options to minimise any impact on the sector.</p><p> </p><p>The Government has worked with the sector, and commissioned market analysis to assess the impact on the sector nationally, however this forms part of the evidence base that is being used to assess options and is subject to further analysis and refinement.</p><p> </p><p>In the Spring Budget 2017, an additional £2 billion of funding was made available for local authorities to fund social care. A key purpose of this new funding was to support the social care market. The Government took account of the rising future cost of paying national minimum wage in deciding to provide this sum of additional funding.</p>
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Department of Health and Social Care
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Department of Health and Social Care
Department of Health and Social Care
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Caroline Julia Dinenage
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