Foster care allowances and payments

Robert Cann made this Freedom of Information request to Gwynedd Council

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Dear Gwynedd Council,

1) Please could you tell me your 2016-17 weekly foster care allowances for all age bands, NOT including any fee/reward element for foster carers.

2) Please also include weekly allowances to former foster carers looking after young people aged 18+ in Continuing Care / When I am Ready 18+ placements, broken down by year 1, year 2, and year 3 if necessary.

3) Please detail your current fee structure for foster carers, including details of the levels/bands of carers and how much you pay per week at each level/band. Please also provide the number of foster carers on each level.

Thank you.

Yours faithfully,

Robert Cann

Hywel Angharad (OEDOLION), Gwynedd Council

Dear Mr Cann

 

Thank you for your Freedom of Information request. Your request has been
passed on to the Customer Care Unit within the Children and Family Support
Department to process. We aim to respond within the timescale given to us
by the Act. In the meantime if you have any further questions do not
hesitate to contact the unit on [1][email address].cymru

 

Yours Sincerely

Angharad

Angharad Hywel

Swyddog Gwybodaeth | Information Officer

Uned Gofal Cwsmer a Gwybodaeth | Customer Care & Information Unit

Oedolion, Iechyd a Llesiant | Adult, Health and Wellbeing

Gwasanaethau Cymdeithasol | Social Services

Cyngor GWYNEDD Council

 

( 01286 679223 (est. 32223)

: [email address].cymru | [2]www.gwynedd.llyw.cymru |
[3]www.facebook.com/CyngorGwyneddCouncil |
[4]www.twitter.com/CyngorGwynedd

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Hywel Angharad (OEDOLION), Gwynedd Council

Dear Mr Cann

 

We are writing to advise you that the time limit for responding to your
Freedom of Information request which we received on 14/9/16 needs to be
extended.

 

It is occasionally necessary to extend the 20 working day time limit for
issuing a response. We hope to let you have a response as soon as
possible. If you do not receive a reply or further information, please
contact us and we will investigate the matter.

 

If you have any queries about this letter, please contact the unit on
[1][email address].cymru

 

Yours Sincerely

Angharad

 

Angharad Hywel

Swyddog Gwybodaeth | Information Officer

Uned Gofal Cwsmer a Gwybodaeth | Customer Care & Information Unit

Oedolion, Iechyd a Llesiant | Adult, Health and Wellbeing

Gwasanaethau Cymdeithasol | Social Services

Cyngor GWYNEDD Council

 

( 01286 679223 (est. 32223)

: [email address].cymru | [2]www.gwynedd.llyw.cymru |
[3]www.facebook.com/CyngorGwyneddCouncil |
[4]www.twitter.com/CyngorGwynedd

 

From: Hywel Angharad (OEDOLION)
Sent: 14 September 2016 08:36
To: '[FOI #358469 email]'
Subject: RE: Freedom of Information request - Foster care allowances and
payments

 

Dear Mr Cann

 

Thank you for your Freedom of Information request. Your request has been
passed on to the Customer Care Unit within the Children and Family Support
Department to process. We aim to respond within the timescale given to us
by the Act. In the meantime if you have any further questions do not
hesitate to contact the unit on [5][email address].cymru

 

Yours Sincerely

Angharad

Angharad Hywel

Swyddog Gwybodaeth | Information Officer

Uned Gofal Cwsmer a Gwybodaeth | Customer Care & Information Unit

Oedolion, Iechyd a Llesiant | Adult, Health and Wellbeing

Gwasanaethau Cymdeithasol | Social Services

Cyngor GWYNEDD Council

 

( 01286 679223 (est. 32223)

: [email address].cymru | [6]www.gwynedd.llyw.cymru |
[7]www.facebook.com/CyngorGwyneddCouncil |
[8]www.twitter.com/CyngorGwynedd

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Hywel Angharad (OEDOLION), Gwynedd Council

1 Attachment

Dear Mr Cann

 

Please find attached Gwynedd Council’s response to your recent Freedom of
Information request.

 

Yours Sincerely

Angharad

Angharad Hywel

Swyddog Gwybodaeth | Information Officer

Uned Gofal Cwsmer a Gwybodaeth | Customer Care & Information Unit

Oedolion, Iechyd a Llesiant | Adult, Health and Wellbeing

Gwasanaethau Cymdeithasol | Social Services

Cyngor GWYNEDD Council

 

( 01286 679223 (est. 32223)

: [email address].cymru | [1]www.gwynedd.llyw.cymru |
[2]www.facebook.com/CyngorGwyneddCouncil |
[3]www.twitter.com/CyngorGwynedd

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From: Hywel Angharad (OEDOLION)
Sent: 12 October 2016 16:20
To: '[FOI #358469 email]'
Subject: RE: Freedom of Information request - Foster care allowances and
payments

 

Dear Mr Cann

 

We are writing to advise you that the time limit for responding to your
Freedom of Information request which we received on 14/9/16 needs to be
extended.

 

It is occasionally necessary to extend the 20 working day time limit for
issuing a response. We hope to let you have a response as soon as
possible. If you do not receive a reply or further information, please
contact us and we will investigate the matter.

 

If you have any queries about this letter, please contact the unit on
[4][email address].cymru

 

Yours Sincerely

Angharad

 

Angharad Hywel

Swyddog Gwybodaeth | Information Officer

Uned Gofal Cwsmer a Gwybodaeth | Customer Care & Information Unit

Oedolion, Iechyd a Llesiant | Adult, Health and Wellbeing

Gwasanaethau Cymdeithasol | Social Services

Cyngor GWYNEDD Council

 

( 01286 679223 (est. 32223)

: [email address].cymru | [5]www.gwynedd.llyw.cymru |
[6]www.facebook.com/CyngorGwyneddCouncil |
[7]www.twitter.com/CyngorGwynedd

 

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From: Hywel Angharad (OEDOLION)
Sent: 14 September 2016 08:36
To: '[FOI #358469 email]'
Subject: RE: Freedom of Information request - Foster care allowances and
payments

 

Dear Mr Cann

 

Thank you for your Freedom of Information request. Your request has been
passed on to the Customer Care Unit within the Children and Family Support
Department to process. We aim to respond within the timescale given to us
by the Act. In the meantime if you have any further questions do not
hesitate to contact the unit on [8][email address].cymru

 

Yours Sincerely

Angharad

Angharad Hywel

Swyddog Gwybodaeth | Information Officer

Uned Gofal Cwsmer a Gwybodaeth | Customer Care & Information Unit

Oedolion, Iechyd a Llesiant | Adult, Health and Wellbeing

Gwasanaethau Cymdeithasol | Social Services

Cyngor GWYNEDD Council

 

( 01286 679223 (est. 32223)

: [email address].cymru | [9]www.gwynedd.llyw.cymru |
[10]www.facebook.com/CyngorGwyneddCouncil |
[11]www.twitter.com/CyngorGwynedd

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Dear Angharad

Thank you for this response, which states that 57 foster carers receive a fee. Please could you clarify how many foster carers currently do *not* receive a fee?
Thank you.

Yours sincerely,

Robert Cann

Hywel Angharad (OEDOLION), Gwynedd Council

Dear Mr Cann

 

Thank you for your e-mail. I will treat this as a new Freedom of
Information request and respond within the timescale given to us by the
Act.

 

Yours Sincerely

Angharad

Angharad Hywel

Swyddog Gwybodaeth | Information Officer

Uned Gofal Cwsmer a Gwybodaeth | Customer Care & Information Unit

Oedolion, Iechyd a Llesiant | Adult, Health and Wellbeing

Gwasanaethau Cymdeithasol | Social Services

Cyngor GWYNEDD Council

 

( 01286 679223 (est. 32223)

: [email address].cymru | [1]www.gwynedd.llyw.cymru |
[2]www.facebook.com/CyngorGwyneddCouncil |
[3]www.twitter.com/CyngorGwynedd

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Hywel Angharad (OEDOLION), Gwynedd Council

Dear Mr Cann

 

We are writing to advise you that the time limit for responding to your
Freedom of Information request which we received on 11 January 2017 needs
to be extended.

 

It is occasionally necessary to extend the 20 working day time limit for
issuing a response. If you do not receive a reply or further information,
please contact us and we will investigate the matter.

 

If you have any queries about this e-mail, please contact me.

 

Yours Sincerely

Angharad

 

Angharad Hywel

Swyddog Gwybodaeth | Information Officer

Uned Gofal Cwsmer a Gwybodaeth | Customer Care & Information Unit

Oedolion, Iechyd a Llesiant | Adult, Health and Wellbeing

Gwasanaethau Cymdeithasol | Social Services

Cyngor GWYNEDD Council

 

( 01286 679223 (est. 32223)

: [email address].cymru | [1]www.gwynedd.llyw.cymru |
[2]www.facebook.com/CyngorGwyneddCouncil |
[3]www.twitter.com/CyngorGwynedd

 

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Hywel Angharad (OEDOLION), Gwynedd Council

1 Attachment

Dear Mr Cann

 

Please find attached Gwynedd Council’s response to your recent Freedom of
Information request.

 

Yours Sincerely

Angharad

Angharad Hywel

Swyddog Gwybodaeth | Information Officer

Adran Oedolion, Iechyd a Llesiant | Adult, Health and Wellbeing Department

Cyngor GWYNEDD Council

 

( 01286 679223 (est. 32223)

: [email address].cymru | [1]www.gwynedd.llyw.cymru |
[2]www.facebook.com/CyngorGwyneddCouncil |
[3]www.twitter.com/CyngorGwynedd

 

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