Dear Southampton City Council,

1.Please specify the number of families resident in the local authority with disabled children between the ages of 16 and 25 that received respite care funded by the local authority in each of the last three years broken down by year
2.Please provide a figure for the total cost of respite care for families in the local authority with disabled children between the ages of 16 and 25 met by the local authority and the average cost per family receiving respite care paid for by the council for each of the last three years broken down by year.
3.Please provide details of any estimates made by the council about the potential growth in the use of respite care for families with disabled children between the ages of 16 and 25 funded by the council and any funds being allocated by the council in anticipation of a growth in the use of respite care for this group.
4.Please provide any data held by the council on the number of families with disabled children between the ages of 16 and 25 judged to be ‘in crisis’, the total cost of dealing with these families and the average cost to the local authority of a family 'in crisis' per year in each of the last three years
5. Please define what qualifies a family as ‘in crisis’ as determined by the local authority.

Yours faithfully,

Glyn Gaskarth

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Heath, Vicky, Southampton City Council

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Dear Glyn,

 

Please find attached the acknowledgement letter for your FOI request,
FOI/1314/813, regarding respite care and families in crisis.

 

Many thanks,

 

Vicky Heath

Project Officer

4th Floor, One Guildhall Square

Southampton City Council

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Heath, Vicky, Southampton City Council

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Dear Glyn,

 

Please find attached the response to your FOI request, FOI/1314/813,
regarding respite care and families in crisis.

 

Many thanks,

 

Vicky Heath

Project Officer

4th Floor, One Guildhall Square

Southampton City Council

023 8083 3972

 

This email is confidential but may have to be disclosed under the Freedom
of Information Act 2000, the data Protection Act 1998 or the Environmental
Information Regulations 2004. If you are not the person or organisation it
was meant for, apologies, please ignore it, delete it and notify us. SCC
does not make legally binding agreements or accept formal
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