Welcome to WPIC

Welcome to WPIC

A co-operative Care Resource website providing easy access to a large directory of information and resources in guidance to the provision of care services in the county. ...

Search for Care Vacancies

Search for Care Vacancies

We also provide county-wide care search facility, care home brochures, access to care service ratings, guidance on financial support, selecting care, and links to other related org ...

Unlocking the Care System

Unlocking the Care System

 THE CARE SYSTEM The care system is extremely complex and CareAware have provide a guide designed to help you negotiate your way through the care maze by providing the information ...

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

QUESTIONS 1) I have been told that I should have an assessment of my needs carried out by my local social services Department. Why is this and what will happen? Why it is important ...

Get Advise Quickly

Get Advise Quickly

on retirement housing, care homes & elderly care Introduction to Models of Support Services available to you, where WPIC provides information and services to address facilities ...

What are Direct Payments?

What are Direct Payments?

What are Direct Payments?Direct Payments are sums of money that we give you instead of providing you with a service, such as home care; short-term breaks; day care; equipment and s ...

Confused about Care

Confused about Care

Looking for Care? Confused about Care? We've Unlocked the Care System The care system is extremely complex, so we have provided a guide to negotiate your way through the care maze ...

Unlocking the Care System

 THE CARE SYSTEM The care system is extremely complex and CareAware have provide a guide designed to help you negotiate your way through the care maze by providing the information and assistance you need. Thanks to advances in medical science and improved standards of living, we can all look forward to a long more ...

May 14, 2012

Continuing Care Benefit

Under current legislation, individuals who have an acute nursing requirement because their primary care need is healthcare are entitled to continuing care benefit. This is provided by the NHS and funds all costs associated with the care need. Entitlement to continuing care benefit is dependent on the individu more ...

June 18, 2009

Extra Care

Extra Care Housing Extra care housing developments also called very sheltered housing or assisted living apartments are a growing and popular part of the housing with care market. Most ‘extra care’ consumers are older people and they often find it attractive because it offers them independent living in a home more ...

February 15, 2010

Models of Support Services

As part of developing Government and Local Authority strategies many new models of support service are being introduced as alternatives to nursing and residential home provision, with the intension of maintaining independance for as long as possible. In warwickshire the following are models of care are develo more ...

February 26, 2010

WPIC Quick Guide

Quick Guide to using the WPIC Site Whilst navigating the WPIC you will see various pointers, information prompts and Jargon guide section that aim to make your experience of using WPIC simplier, easier and always informative with no more than 2 mouse clicks. The WPIC site is divided into sections to help you more ...

May 17, 2009
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