ILF Assessements

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Dear Sheffield City 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, Sheffield City Council

Re – Freedom of Information Request – Reference – FOI / 1621
 
Dear Paul Taylforth
 
Thank you for your recent request for information relating to Independent
Living Fund which we received on 09/03/2015.
 
This has been logged as a Freedom of Information Request, and will be
dealt with under the Freedom of Information Act.  The reference number for
your request can be found above.
 
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20 working days, therefore, you should expect to hear a response from us
by 08/04/2015.
 
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_____________________________________________
From: Paul Taylforth
[[2]mailto:[FOI #257203 email]]
Sent: 09 March 2015 08:23
To: FOI
Subject: Freedom of Information request - ILF Assessements
 
 
 
Dear Sheffield City 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
 
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Dear Paul Taylforth
 
Re: Freedom of Information Request – Reference FOI / 1621
 
Thank you for your recent request for information regarding Independent
Living Fund, which we received on 09/03/2015.
 
Please find below, Sheffield City Council’s response to your request:
 
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_____________________________________________
From: Paul Taylforth
[[4]mailto:[FOI #257203 email]]
Sent: 09 March 2015 08:23
To: FOI
Subject: Freedom of Information request - ILF Assessements
 
 
 
Dear Sheffield City 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
 
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