Closurse of Independent Living Fund

Paul Taylforth made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Croydon Borough Council

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Roedd y cais yn rhannol lwyddiannus.

Dear Croydon Borough Council,

Following the new decision by the Government to close the ILF
(Independent Living Fund) on June 30th 2015 and devolve funding to
Local Authorities, please could you answer the following
questions.

1: Will monies transferred from the closure of the ILF to your
local authority be ring fenced to ILF recipients in your area? If
no decision has yet been taken, what is the process and timescale
for this happening?

2: Please could you state the process and timescale for meeting
with current ILF recipients to prepare personal care plans for 1st
July 2015 onwards (bearing in mind the assessments at the Transfer
Review visits only indicate desired outcomes and do not produce an
actual care package).

3: Will you be making any special dispensation for allowing ILF
users to continue to employ their current & in many cases long
standing carers of many years, bearing in mind some may be paid a
higher rate than what LA's may usually advise and be family
members
too?

Many Thanks.

Yours faithfully,

Paul Taylforth

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Dear Mr Taylforth

Please find attached the Council’s response to your Freedom of Information Request.

Yours Sincerely,

Ash Riaz
Information Coordinator

Chief Executive’s Department
Business Support Services
Information Team
7th Floor, Zone C
Bernard Weatherill House
8 Mint Walk
Croydon, CR0 1EA

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