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Does anyone have any experience of hiring a personal assistant to help with disability at home? Apparently it's a separate budget to social services care? Is it possible to get a grant to hire someone?
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That organisation will steer you in the right direction. It is the local council that funds PAs, so you should speak to them, too.
I see lots of adverts in my local groups for PAs and you do need to be clear about the help you need.
I found my local County Council today, but they just told me I had to put in for an assessment with Social Services.
I phoned my local County Council today, but they just told me I had to put in for an assessment with Social Services.To be honest, I have done that already, and it was awful. I will persevere