ILF Assessements

Paul Taylforth made this Freedom of Information request to Merton Borough Council

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Dear Merton Borough Council,

Please could you answer the following questions with regards to the
closure of the Independent Living Fund.

1) Will you be ring fencing the ILF money passed to you to :-
a) Individual ILF Users.
b) Adult Social Care.
c) Not ring fence at all.

2) Have you received the details of how much money you are being
allocated and if so how much is that.

3) When will you be starting reassessments of ILF users and when do
you anticipate completing those assessments.

4) What arrangements are you putting in place for those ILF users
you have not reassessed by 30th June to continue funding their
current ILF care packages until an assessment has been carried
out.
Bearing in mind that many of these ILF users will not currently
have Direct Payments set up with the Local Authority.

5) Do you have contingency plans in case a change in Government at
the forthcoming election alters the ILF funding situation?.

Yours faithfully,

Paul Taylforth

foi, Merton Borough Council

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Dear foi,

Please can you chase up this request.

Yours sincerely,

Paul Taylforth

foi, Merton Borough Council

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the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and Environmental Information
Regulations 2004 within 20 working days.
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web site at [1]www.merton.gov.uk/foi.
 
Information Governance Team
London Borough of Merton.
020 8545 4634
 
 
 

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Sandra Mak, Merton Borough Council

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Dear Mr Tayforth

Please accept my sincere apologies for the delay in replying to your
request for Freedom of Information.

Attached is a copy of my response and please let us know if you need
further clarifications.

Regards

Sandra Mak (ILF contact officer for Merton)

 

Team Manager for Raynes Park team and Sensory Impairment

Access and Assessment

11^th Floor

Merton Civic Centre

London Road

Morden

Surrey SM4 5DX

Tel: 020 8545 4545

Fax: 020 9545 4860

Minicom: 020 8545 4626

 

 

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