Grants to Foster and Adoptive Parents

Avril Williams made this Freedom of Information request to Lambeth Borough Council

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Dear Lambeth Borough Council,

Please could you state how much your Council spent during the
financial year 2013-2014 on EACH of the following

1. Non-repayable grants to Foster Parents

a. towards the purchase of bigger cars. If more than one
family received a grant please elaborate.

b. towards the building of house extensions or the
purchase of bigger houses. If more than one
family received a grant please elaborate.

If recipients later cease fostering, are grants
repayable, in full or in part, - or would they be if
this situation hasn't yet arisen?

1. Non-repayable grants to Adoptive Parents

a. towards the purchase of bigger cars. If more than one
family received a grant please elaborate.

b. towards the building of house extensions or the
purchase of bigger houses. If more than one
family received a grant please elaborate.

If after a grant has been received adopted children are
returned to Local Authority care, or are removed, are
grants repayable, in full or in part, - or would they
be if this situation hasn't yet arisen?

Yours faithfully,

Avril Williams

James De Cort, Lambeth Borough Council

Information request
Our reference: IR82357

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Dear Sir/Madam
 
Freedom of Information Act 2000
 
Thank you for your request for information that was received on 15
September 2014.
 
The full detail of your request is as follows:
 
1. Non-repayable grants to Foster Parents

a. towards the purchase of bigger cars. If more than one family received a
grant please elaborate.

b. towards the building of house extensions or the purchase of bigger
houses. If more than one family received a grant please elaborate.

If recipients later cease fostering, are grants repayable, in full or in
part, - or would they be if this situation hasn't yet arisen?

1. Non-repayable grants to Adoptive Parents

a. towards the purchase of bigger cars. If more than one family received a
grant please elaborate.

b. towards the building of house extensions or the purchase of bigger
houses. If more than one family received a grant please elaborate.

If after a grant has been received adopted children are returned to Local
Authority care, or are removed, are grants repayable, in full or in part,
- or would they be if this situation hasn't yet arisen?
 
We are dealing with your request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000
and we aim to send a response by 13 October 2014 (which is 20 working days
beginning on the first working day after the date we received your
request).
 

Thank you for your interest in Lambeth Council.

Yours sincerely

Georgia Stote
Customer Services Officer
Freedom of Information Team
London Borough of Lambeth
 
Tel. 020 7926 9694
E-mail: [1][email address]
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London
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Dear James De Cort,

Your Rply to my FOI question is overdue. It should have arrived by 13th October,

Yours sincerely,

Avril Williams

Dear James De Cort,

Our reference: IR82357 Your response to my FOI question is long overdue. Can you please rectify the situation.

Yours sincerely,

Avril Williams

Jeanine Palmer2, Lambeth Borough Council

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Information request
Our reference: IR82357

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Dear Ms Williams,
Thank you for your request for information received on 15 September 2014 .
  
 
Please find attached our response.
Thank you for your interest in Lambeth Council.

Jéanine Palmer

Complaints and Information Officer

Corporate Complaints Unit

London Borough of Lambeth

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Team Tel:  020 7926 0547

Website: [1]www.lambeth.gov.uk

Lambeth Town Hall

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SW2 1RW

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