Your right to make decisions could be affected by your mental capacity - for example, how well you would be able to manage your own money and budget.
Different types of budgets
- Personal health budget – this is for your NHS health care and support needs
- Personal budget - this is for your social care and support needs (if aged 16 or 17)
- If you are aged 18 and over, adult personal budgets
How to manage your budget
You can ask your support work or, if you are still in full time education, your teacher to teach you how to manage a budget
Visit the websites below for help on how to manage your: