Birmingham is biggest provider of extracare

Posted on July 1st, by editor in Caring Times. No Comments

Somerset County Council is the second best authority in the country (after Birmingham) for providing extracare housing, according to figures audited by the Commission for Social Care Inspection (CSCI). Somerset County Council and its not-for-profit housing partners are providing 734 units of extracare housing across the county, making it the largest provider in the South West. Top scoring Birmingham has provided 800 units. In third place was Coventry with 681 units and Suffolk was placed fourth with 665.

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