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community care

n
1. (Social Welfare) help available to persons living in their own homes, rather than services provided in residential institutions
2. (Social Welfare) the policy of transferring responsibility for people in need from large, often isolated, state institutions to their relatives and local welfare agencies
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Telstra Health has entered into an agreement to acquire Silver Chain Groups technology arm EOS Technologies, developers of the award winning community care management system, ComCare.
Knapp Community Care Foundation Positively Impacting Mid-Valley Health
Its website explains the first step: "If the person you're looking after has difficulty with their personal care, they should consider getting support from social services by having a community care assessment of their needs.
The year 2013 was a great one for Community Care Center of Crockett yet the facility anticipates an even better year in 2014.
The UK coalition government is planning to devolve the fund, divided into crisis loans and community care grants, to the Welsh and Scottish governments and English local authorities next year.
COSTS for community care are likely to rise in Calderdale.
Council leaders are faced with using more money from financial reserves, taking money from other services and increasing charges for community care services to tackle the crisis which was being discussed by the council's Cabinet today.
A community care company with more than 18 years experience has won a contract with a North East council.
The council's education support team has been invited to host a workshop in May as part of Community Care Live 2006.
The state needs to splash out an extra EUR500million each year for the next five years on community care - just to reach EU levels.
This resource for practitioners, policy makers, lawyers, and students provides jargon-free explanations of community care law in the UK.
Kevin Mercer, Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer, Department of Administration, Community Care Access Centre of Waterloo Region for Advancing Health System Integration Through the Amalgamation of Community Care Access Centres in Ontario;

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