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100,000 more people to be given personal health budgets

A recent change in law means people who use wheelchairs or need mental health support will have greater choice and control in managing their own health and care.

From 2 December, everyone eligible for an NHS wheelchair and people who require aftercare services under section 117 of the Mental Health Act will have access to a personal health budget. Find out more here

Posted on 8th November 2019 in Reports and articles