Information on the number of adult social care clients receiving council-funded services, including residential and domiciliary care, is collected by the NHS Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC).
The HSCIC has provided the available information for Oxfordshire county council over the five years 2008-09 to 2012-13. This is shown in the following table:
|Type of service||2008-09||2009-10||2010-11||2011-12||2012-13|
|Short term residential care (not respite)||0||0||0||0||0|
|Existing/new direct payments and personal budgets||-||1,050||-||-||-|
|Equipment and adaptations||1,000||1,305||1,270||875||865|
|Notes: 1. Data relate to adults 18 and over. 2. Numbers are rounded to the nearest 5. 3. All data are published and final. 4. The ‘Existing/new direct payments and personal budgets’ columns in return P2f was introduced in 2009-10 to capture personal budgets and reverted back to direct payments in 2010-11. Service users who were receiving council commissioned services via a personal budget or direct payment were only included under this heading and not under the specific service received. Sources: Referrals, Assessments and Packages of Care (RAP) returns, tables P1 and P2f.|