Childrens Social Services - LD & EBD Placements.

Jack Johnson made this Freedom of Information request to Cumbria County Council

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Dear Cumbria County Council,

I would like to know the minimum and maximum weekly cost of the below Placement types for Looked after Children placed in Residential Children's Homes for the Financial Year 2018 -2019 supplied by Private or Voluntary Organisations;

Please provide a breakdown of Framework and Spot purchase price and how many of these placements have been made;

1a. Children with Moderate Learning Disabilities (LD)with one member of Staff to two Children level of support.
1b Children with Moderate Learning Disabilities (LD)with one memberof Staff to one Child level of support.
1c. Children with Moderate Learning Disabilities(LD) with two members of Staff to one Child level of support.
1d. Children with Moderate Learning Disabilities(LD) with one member of Staff to two Children level of support and Full- time education provided
1e. Children with Moderate Learning Disabilities(LD) with one member of Staff to two Children level of support and Full- time education and Therapy provided.

2a. Children with Behavioural Difficulties (EBD) with one member of Staff to two Children level of support.
2b Children with Behavioural Difficulties (EBD) with one member of Staff to one Child level of support.
2c. Children with Behavioural Difficulties (EBD) with two members of Staff to one Child level of support.
2d. Children with Behavioural Difficulties (EBD) with one member of Staff to two Children level of support and Full- time education provided
2e. Children with Behavioural Difficulties (EBD) with one member of Staff to two Children level of support and Full- time education and Therapy provided.

Yours faithfully,

Jack Johnson

Information Governance, Cumbria County Council

Dear Mr Johnson

 

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000

ENVIRONMENTAL INFORMATION REGULATIONS 2004

REFERENCE: IG 02221

 

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