Direct Payments

Budget and payment support in Dudley

Whether you are just starting out with a new care plan, or you are having issues with your current plan, the staff at Local Support Team can give you great advice and support on where to go next. We can advise on how best to budget when paying for care, plus we have a complete payroll service for you to take advantage of.

Payment support via our payroll service

If you are struggling to stay on top of your payslips and timesheets, Local Support Team has the ideal solution in the form of our payroll service. This service means that we will deal with all the confusing and boring bits for you! If you are interested in our service or you just want some advice, get in touch on 01384 671 214.

Find out more about direct payments

If you are considering applying for direct payments, or you just wish to learn more about them. We can provide you with some useful links:





Skills for Care have developed an excellent toolkit to help understand what needs to be considered when employing a Personal Assistant.






Partnerships for Personalisation. This is a practical guide to successful working relationships between employers and their Personal Assistants, carers and support workers.