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Public Attitudes to Funding Social Care: Online Workshop

Friday 15 May 2020, 10:30am - 12:30pm

PIRU is organising a workshop, along with the Centre for Ageing Better and the Adult Social Care Research Unit (ASCRU), on public attitudes to funding long-term social care for adults. The workshop will include presentations on the findings from PIRU’s research and other-related research projects.


10.30: Professor Nicholas Mays, Policy Innovation & Evaluation Research Unit: Introduction

10.35: Anna Dixon, Centre for Ageing Better: The future of care: what will increased funding deliver?

10.50: Sally Warren, King’s Fund, [title tbc]

11.05: Jon Sussex, RAND: UK population preferences for additional funding of adult social care

11.20: Break

11.30: Josie Dixon, Raphael Wittenberg and Sanna Read, Policy Innovation & Evaluation Research Unit: Study of preferences for paying for long term care for older people

12.10: Discussion of the PIRU study findings’ implications for policy and further research

12.25: Professor Martin Knapp, Policy Innovation & Evaluation Research Unit: Conclusion


This webinar is free to attend.

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A video recording of the webinar may be accessed here>>

A short summary of study findings prepared for the webinar may be accessed here>>