Understanding how social care organisations and clients are reacting to the implementation of individual payments as opposed to the previous system of block contracts is crucial as the sector faces very real prospects of organisations closing when individuals are able to pick and choose care. A policy based on choice and control for the consumer risks removing choice through a loss of services in the marketplace, leaving vulnerable populations at risk.
|Number of pages||16|
|Journal||International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behavior & Research|
|Early online date||2 Nov 2017|
|Publication status||Published - 8 May 2018|
Henderson, F., Reilly, C. A., Moyes, D., & Whittam, G. (2018). From charity to social enterprise: the marketization of social care. International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behavior & Research, 24(3), 651-666. https://doi.org/10.1108/IJEBR-10-2016-0344