Compass Independent Living
Compass Independent Living is part of Compass Disability Services, a customer led organisation based in Somerset but delivering services across the Country.
We provide services that support people in receipt of health and/or social care packages (Direct Payment or NHS Personal Health Budget) or self funders to manage their care in a way that gives them choice and control over their lives.
explain how the Direct Payment Scheme/Personal Health Budget works
discuss the choices available in terms of a personal budget
advise you how you could use your personal budget to employ a Personal Assistant in relation to paying tax and national insurance to HMRC
guidance on getting Employer's Liability Insurance cover in place
advise on employment legislation e.g. national minimum wage, statutory rights of employees, contracts of employment etc.
assist with recruiting a Care Assistant or Personal Assistant
provide guidance about financial record keeping
work with you to develop your care plan and provide an ongoing support (where needed)
help to find the services you need (brokerage)
We also provide payroll and/or managed accounts services.