Jane's community care assessment shows she needs a “high” level of support, so her Council-run day service will cost £33 per day.
Jane goes to the day service three days a week so she is charged £99.
Her financial assessment shows she can only afford to contribute £25 per week.
Jane will pay £25 per week towards her day service, not £99.
Robert's community care assessment shows he needs a “low” level of support so his Council-run day service will cost £15 per day.
He only needs to attend for one day per week, so is charged £15.
Robert's financial assessment says he can afford to contribute £50 per week.
Robert will pay £15 per week towards his day service.
As he is paying the whole cost of the day service he is known as a “self-funder”.