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Funding for carers 2019/20

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The Coalition of Carers in Scotland

I request the following recorded information under the terms of the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

In its 2019/20 budget the Scottish Government allocated an additional £10.5million for
'continuing to work to embed the recently established rights for Scotland’s unpaid carers with an additional £10.5 million'

This provided a total allocation of £27.9m for carers (an increase from £17.4m in 2018/19)
This resource was designed in part to implement the duties within the Carers (Scotland) Act 2016, including the duty to provide support to carers to meet their eligible needs.

Please indicate the following:

A. Exact sum (expressed as a monetary amount) which was allocated to the Health and Social Care Partnership for the purpose of implementing the duties in the Carers (Scotland) Act 2016 in the financial year 2019 /2020

B. A full breakdown of what the money allocated to implementing the duties in the Carers (Scotland) Act 2016 has been used for. Please use the following headings below to set out how it has been allocated.

1. Strategic carer posts in HSCPs
2. Carers support posts in HSCPs
3. Allocated to local Health Board (including implementation of Section 28)
4. Funding to carers centres
(please provide breakdown)
5. Funding to young carers services (including funding directed to young carers through local carers centres
(please provide breakdown)
6. Funding to other third sector orgs
(please provide breakdown)
7. Short Breaks / respite / replacement care (adult carers)
8. Short Breaks / respite / replacement care (young carers)
9. Allocated against loss of income for waiving charges for carers
(please separate this from resources allocated to short break services or replacement care)
10. Other direct carer support (adult carers)
11. Other direct carer support (young carers)
12. Awareness raising of the Carers Act
13. Carer engagement / consultation activities
14. Other
(please provide breakdown)
15. Used for a different purpose, other than supporting carers and implementing the Carers Act
(please provide explanation)
16. Currently not allocated / set aside
(please provide explanation)

Yours faithfully,
Claire Cairns
The Coalition of Carers in Scotland

InformationGovernance, Angus Council

Dear Ms Cairns

Thank you for your information request dated 7 January 2020 (received by Angus Council on 8 January 2020).

If we are unable to provide you with a response within 20 working days, we will advise you of this in writing.

Please refer to the information below which explains your right to complain if you are unhappy with how the Council is dealing with your request.

If you have any queries, please ask for me on 01307 491752 or email [Angus Council request email]

Yours sincerely
Brenda Angus
______________________________________________________________________________
Brenda Angus | Business Support Assistant | HR, Digital Enablement, IT & Business Support| Angus Council | Angus House | Orchardbank Business Park | Forfar | DD8 1AN | Tel: 01307 491752 |DX 530678 FORFAR|Email: [email address] ; [Angus Council request email]

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InformationGovernance, Angus Council

Dear Ms Cairns

 

I refer to my undernoted email, I have subsequently noticed that I omitted
to include the informaiton which explains your right to complain, which I
have now included.

 

Yours sincerely

Brenda Angus

 

______________________________________________________________________________

Brenda Angus | Business Support Assistant | HR, Digital Enablement, IT &
Business Support| Angus Council | Angus House | Orchardbank Business Park
| Forfar | DD8 1AN | Tel: 01307 491752 |DX 530678 FORFAR|Email:
[email address] ; [1][Angus Council request email]

 

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION (SCOTLAND) ACT 2002

ENVIRONMENTAL INFORMATION (SCOTLAND) REGULATIONS 2004

INSPIRE (SCOTLAND) REGULATIONS 2009

                                                             

Your Right to Request a Review by the Council

                                                               

If you are dissatisfied with the way in which Angus Council has dealt with
your request for information under any of the above statutory instruments,
you have a right to ask the council to review its actions and/or decisions
regarding your request. If you wish to do this, you should make your
request to the Director of Legal & Democratic Services, Angus Council,
Angus House, Orchardbank Business Park, Forfar DD8 1AN or e-mail
[2][Angus Council request email] within 40 working days.

 

Your request must:                      

·         be in writing (or recordable format);

·         give your name and address for correspondence;

·         give details of the information which you originally requested
from the council;  and

·         give the reasons why you are dissatisfied with the way in which
your application for information has been dealt with.

 

Your application for review will then be considered by the council’s
review panel.  The review panel will write to you informing you of its
decision not later than 20 working days after receipt of your request for
a review. The review panel will also provide you with a statement of its
reasons for arriving at the decision it has made.

 

Your Right to Appeal to the Scottish Information Commissioner

 

If you are dissatisfied with a decision of the council's review panel (or
where the review panel has not provided you with a response), you have the
right to apply to the Scottish Information Commissioner for a decision as
to whether your request for information has been dealt with by the council
in accordance with the above statutory instruments.

 

Your application to the Scottish Information Commissioner must:

o be in a recordable format (letter, e-mail, audio tape etc);

o give your name and address for correspondence.
o give details of the request for information which you originally
requested from the council;
o give details of why you were dissatisfied with the council’s response
to your original request;
o give details of why you were dissatisfied with the decision of the
council's review panel.

 

In the case of an EIR or FOI request your application to the Scottish
Information Commissioner must be made within 6 months of receipt of the
decision of the council’s review panel (or within 6 months of the date
that the review panel should have responded).  No such time limit applies
under the 2009 Regulations. 

 

Appeals to the Commissioner can be lodged online through the following
hyperlink:

[3]http://www.itspublicknowledge.info/YourR...
or by contacting:

 

Scottish Information Commissioner, Kinburn Castle, Doubledykes Road, St
Andrews, Fife, KY16 9BS; Telephone - 01334 464610; Fax - 01334 464611;
Email - [4][email address]

 

dangos adrannau a ddyfynnir

WhitefieldK, Angus Council

3 Atodiad

Dear Mr Cairns

 

Request for Information

 

Thank you for your request for information dated 7 January 2020 (received
by the Council on the 8 January) which has been passed to me for
attention.

 

You have requested the following information and I have provided our
response in bold type.

 

A.        Exact sum (expressed as a monetary amount) which was allocated
to the Health and Social Care Partnership for the purpose of implementing
the duties in the Carers (Scotland) Act 2016 in the financial year 2019
/2020 -  £437,000

 

B.        A full breakdown of what the money allocated to implementing the
duties in the Carers (Scotland) Act 2016 has been used for.  Please use
the following headings below to set out how it has been allocated.

 

1.         Strategic carer posts in HSCPs - £39,000

2.         Carers support posts in HSCPs - (included in above figure)

3.         Allocated to local Health Board (including implementation of
Section 28) - nil

4.         Funding to carers centres (please provide breakdown) - £120,000

5.         Funding to young carers services (including funding directed to
young carers through local carers centres (please provide breakdown) -
(included in above figure)

6.         Funding to other third sector orgs (please provide breakdown) -
£15,000

7.         Short Breaks / respite / replacement care (adult carers) -
£255,000

8.        Short Breaks / respite / replacement care (young carers) -
included in above figure

9.  Allocated against loss of income for waiving charges for carers
(please separate this from resources allocated to short break services or
replacement care) – included in figure for question 7

10.       Other direct carer support (adult carers) - £8,000

11.       Other direct carer support (young carers)- nil

12.       Awareness raising of the Carers Act – see figure for questions 1
and 2

13.       Carer engagement / consultation activities – included in figure
for question 4

14.       Other (please provide breakdown) - nil

15.       Used for a different purpose, other than supporting carers and
implementing the Carers Act (please provide explanation) - nil

16.       Currently not allocated / set aside (please provide explanation)
- nil

 

In compiling responses to information requests we invariably use
information which is routinely published on the [1]Council’s website or
through its [2]Publication Scheme.  If you require further information
please first check that the information you want is not routinely
published as any such information is exempt from release in terms of
Section 25 of the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 or Regulation
6(1)(b) of the Environmental Information (Scotland) Regulations 2004.

 

I hope that this information is of some help to you.  Please note that the
information contained in this reply is believed to be accurate as at
today’s date (unless otherwise indicated) but no warranty is given. 
Further, Angus Council does not accept liability for any loss, injury or
damage which arises from the use of the information contained in this
reply either by you or by any other party.  Please refer to the
information set out in the Appendix which explains your right to complain
if you are unhappy with how the Council has dealt with your request.

 

If you have any queries, please ask for me on 03452 777 778 or e-mail 
[3][email address]

 

 

Yours sincerely

 

[4]Sig

 

Keith Whitefield

Data Protection Officer, Angus Health and Social Care Partnership

 

 

APPENDIX

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION (SCOTLAND) ACT 2002

ENVIRONMENTAL INFORMATION (SCOTLAND) REGULATIONS 2004

INSPIRE (SCOTLAND) REGULATIONS 2009

 

Your Right to Complain to the Council

 

If you are dissatisfied with the way in which Angus Council has dealt with
your request for information under any of the above statutory instruments,
you have a right to ask the council to review its actions and/or decisions
regarding your request. If you wish to do this, you should make your
request to the Head of Legal & Democratic Services, Angus Council, Angus
House, Orchardbank Business Park, Forfar DD8 1AN or e-mail
[5][Angus Council request email] within 40 working days.

 

Your request must:

·         be in writing (or recordable format);

·         give your name and address for correspondence;

·         give details of the information which you originally requested
from the council;  and

·         give the reasons why you are dissatisfied with the way in which
your application for information has been dealt with.

 

Your application for review will then be considered by the council’s
review panel.  The review panel will write to you informing you of its
decision not later than 20 working days after receipt of your request for
a review. The review panel will also provide you with a statement of its
reasons for arriving at the decision it has made.

 

Your Right to Complain to the Scottish Information Commissioner:

If you are dissatisfied with a decision of the council's review panel (or
where the review panel has not provided you with a response), you have the
right to apply to the Scottish Information Commissioner for a decision as
to whether your request for information has been dealt with by the council
in accordance with the above statutory instruments.

 

Your application to the Scottish Information Commissioner must:

o be in a recordable format (letter, e-mail, audio tape etc);

o give your name and address for correspondence.
o give details of the request for information which you originally
requested from the council;
o give details of why you were dissatisfied with the council’s response
to your original request;
o give details of why you were dissatisfied with the decision of the
council's review panel.

 

In the case of an EIR or FOI request your application to the Scottish
Information Commissioner must be made within 6 months of receipt of the
decision of the council’s review panel (or within 6 months of the date
that the review panel should have responded).  No such time limit applies
under the 2009 Regulations.

 

The Scottish Information Commissioner can be contacted at:-

 

Scottish Information Commissioner, Kinburn Castle, Doubledykes Road, St
Andrews, Fife, KY16 9BS; Telephone - 01334 464610; Fax - 01334 464611;
Email - [email address])

 

 

Keith Whitefield
Programme Manager & Data Protection Officer
Angus Health and Social Care Partnership
Improvement & Development Team
Angus House, Orchardbank Business Park
[6]AHSCP Forfar, DD8 1AN             Website: [10]PBD small
[7]www.AngusHSCP.scot

NEW Tel: (01307) 492611     [mobile number]
Email: [8][email address]  or
[9][email address]  

 

 

 

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Nid ydym yn gwybod a yw'r ymateb mwyaf diweddar i'r cais hwn yn cynnwys gwybodaeth neuai peidio - os chi ywThe Coalition of Carers in Scotland mewngofnodwch a gadael i bawb wybod.