Managing Money and Changing Lives

The Money Carer Foundation is an award winning national social enterprise selected to represent best practice and innovation in the finance category of the 2017/18 Parliamentary Review.

We provide a trusted money management service to protect vulnerable adults who are not able to manage their own financial affairs. Often, we simply bring order to chaos for many of our clients.

We deliver our services adhering to the 5 Principles of the Mental Capacity Act (2005) and acknowledge our obligations to our clients in respect of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD). We are the acknowledged 'thought leaders' in the development of appointeeship services in the UK and contribute to the development of best practice in daily money management. We were selected to represent Best Practice and Innovation in the Finance Category of the 2017 Parliementiary Review.

However if you think that 'paying bills' is all that we do then please take some time to read our case studies and you will be very surprised.

Money management is simply a small part of the overall support that we provide for the vulnerable people we help to protect. We are a national social enterprise that has earned an enviable reputation for supporting people with different care needs using creativity and innovation every step of the way. Examples of our innovations and how they protect vulnerable people from financial abuse are the Appointee Security Bond and our Carers Shopping Cards.

Our clients range from people with learning disabilities or individuals that may have memory problems to people who may suffer from substance misuse issues or have mental health problems.

Our referring partners range from local authorities to the NHS, private hospitals, care providers, solicitors, accountants, general practitioners, phsychiatrists and age, mental health or disability focused charities.

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The Money Carer Foundation are the thought leaders and innovators in the area of daily money management and we are nationally known for our 'can do' and pro-active attitude towards resolving everyday money management issues. Our ability to creatively partner with the organisations and individuals that form our clients 'circle of care' is central to why we are successful. 

Importantly, we are a completely independent organisation. This enables us to avoid the conflicts of interest that often arise when local authorities, care providers, housing associations or other organisations manage the finances of people that they provide other care services for.

Our Appointeeship, Court of Protection Deputyship and Lasting Power of Attorney services are available on a national basis across the UK and have been developed to provide help and support for vulnerable adults and their circle of care. We have developed a unique Carers Shopping Card system and our specialist support service can quickly help to better protect people with the management of their money. 

By partnering with local authorities and other organisations we are able to help people with their money management and budgeting needs in a friendly and professional manner. Our holistic approach solves problems and provides a practical and common sense approach to resolving financial issues for our clients keeping their well being outcomes at the centre of our relationship.

How We Are Funded

The Money Carer Foundation provides a comprehensive daily money management service with a clear monthly fee structure. In many cases the fees for our services are met by local authorities, via recognition that are service qualifies for disability disregard expenditure.

Individuals are also able to pay for our daily money management service directly if alternative funding is not available. We are often creative in finding funding solutions for clients and in some cases a funding split from supporting organisations or individuals may be possible.

We operate a fixed monthly fee structure for our daily money management service as follows:

  • Supporting Service Users in Community Settings - £65 PCM

  • Supporting Service Users in Nursing or Residential Home Settings - £45 PCM

Appointeeship, Court of Protection Deputyship and LPA Services

Our daily money management and appointeeship services provides a protective and practical approach to this important and often complex area of care. Our experienced team liaises with the DWP benefits departments and other organisations and provides money management support for our clients that is independent and free from any conflict of interest.

Managing the daily money management needs of vulnerable people can often be an expensive and time consuming process for care providers, Local Authorities, family members or other support teams and as such providing an effective daily money management service can often prove to be problematic and costly for many organisations that do not have the technology or specialist expertise in this area.

The daily money management services from The Money Carer Foundation provides a practical and efficient facility to deliver a secure and cost effective money management service as part of the wider care team that supports the individual.

The Money Carer Foundation is able to support vulnerable individuals that require specialist and personalise financial intervention along with independent advocates, care home operators and Local Authorities or other organisations that may come into contact with people in need of our unique daily money management services.

To learn more about how the Money Carer Foundation can assist you or your organisation with please call us today on 0800 083 0626 or contact us online and we will be happy to help.

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