Dear Calderdale Metropolitan 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
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
Dear Mr Black
Please find attached our acknowledgement letter in response to your recent
Freedom of Information request.
Dear Mr Black
Please find attached our response to your recent request.
Management Information Officer
Information Governance Team
Democratic and Partnership Services
(Working hours Tuesday-Friday 10am-3pm)
Tel: 01422 392043
Fax: 01422 393073
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