Changes to day services for adults with a learning disability

Jo Davies made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Blackpool Borough Council

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Dear Blackpool Borough Council,

Under the Freedom of Information Act, I kindly request the following information in relation to day services for adults with a learning disability in your local authority:

1) How many adults aged 18-65 with a learning disability were known to social services in a) 2009/10, b) 2010/11 and c) 2011/12?

2) How many adults aged 18-65 with a learning disability attended day activities in a) 2009/10, b) 2010/11 and c) 2011/12:

i. 5 days a week or more
ii. 4 days a week
iii. 3 days a week
iv. 2 days a week
v. 1 day a week
vi. 0 days a week?

3) How many adults aged 18-65 with a learning disability attended the following type of day activities in a) 2009/10, b) 2010/11 and c) 2011/12:

i. day centres
ii. employment
iii. education
iv. voluntary work
v. other activities?

4) How many a) day centre places and b) equivalent day service places for adults aged 18-65 with a learning disability were funded by the local authority in the following financial years:

i. 2009/10
ii. 2010/11
iii. 2011/12;

and how many do you expect will be funded in iv. 2012/13?

5) How many adults aged 18-65 with a learning disability who attended day activities in a) 2009/10, b) 2010/11 and c) 2011/12 lived:

i. in the family home
ii. in their own home
iii. in supported accommodation
iv. in residential accommodation?

6) If there have been day service closures within the local authority, have any alternative services been put in place for those who attended the day centre; i.e. new learning disability-specific community activities or transport to/from suitable existing day activities?

7) If there have been day service closures within the local authority, were consultations held, and if so, what were the consultation periods? Please provide full details (excluding personal/confidential data) of all consultation responses and the resulting statement from the council.

8) Have charges for any of the following services increased since 1st April 2009:

i. day centre attendance
ii. transport to and from day activities
iii. any related activities;

and if so by how much?

Yours faithfully,

Jo Davies

Customer First, Blackpool Borough Council

Dear Jo Davies

Thank you for your email which we received 24th January 2012.

I have forwarded this to the Freedom of Information Officer. They will
reply to you directly.

Thanks
Laura
Regards, Customer First .
Customer First, Blackpool Council
* Email: [Blackpool Borough Council request email]
* Phone: 01253 477477
* Fax: 01253 478808
* Web: www.blackpool.gov.uk

dangos adrannau a ddyfynnir

Yvette Haines, Blackpool Borough Council

2 Atodiad

Jo Davies

Please find attached the response to your recent FOI request.

Thank you

Yvette

 

 

Yvette Haines

Customer Relations Manager

Commissioning, Performance & Resources

Children, Adult & Family Services

Blackpool Council

01253 477700

 

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