Personal Budgets & Direct Payments
This part of our website is dedicated to those people receiving, or considering taking a Direct Payment or Personal Budget from their council. The principle of Personal Budgets and Direct Payments is to give service users more choice and control over the service they receive. Studies have shown that in most cases, better quality of life and more positive outcomes are achieved by service users who choose this route to organising their care.
to see a very simple breakdown of your options. We recommend that you take advice from your health care advisor about how to receive Personal Budgets or Direct Payments. To find your local council and apply for direct payments, visit
Directgov. If you’re still confused but interested in finding out more,
contact our office
and one of our friendly team will be happy to help.
Whether you have a Personal Budget or take Direct Payments, Lincoln Healthcare can offer you complete choice. Choose from our ever-growing full range of services and choose your own schedule. Our experienced and dedicated team will take care of all the recruitment, training, and administration for you.
We are regulated and inspected by the Care Quality Commission and in our most recent inspection received a 'Good' rating.
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We are confident that we have found the right balance between investing in a quality service and keeping our prices competitive.
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After a rigorous selection process we are on the 'preferred provider' list for Newcastle City Council and North of England Commissioning Support Unit. We provide services for many service users, both adults and children, on their behalf so rest assured you will be in safe hands. Our Care/Support Workers are all DBS checked.
We have provided services for a vast range of people from all walks of life with a variety of specific needs since 2003. Our management team have over 100 years combined experience in the industry and we only recruit Support Workers with quality UK experience.