75% of requests for social care were denied last year in Brent.
7,075 people received social care from Brent in 2009.
5,240 people received social care from Brent in 2014.
That’s reduced by 26% since 2009.
6,745 people from Brent asked for social care last year.
Out of the 6,745 people who requested social care, 5,080 did not get any from Brent in 2015/16.
That’s 75% of requests that were denied social care.
But across Great Britain, at least 400,000 fewer people received social care in 2014 compared to 2009
I got this data from The Leonard Cheshire Society. To find out what the situation is in your own area, just enter a postcode here: https://socialcare.leonardcheshire.org/