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Dear Leeds City Council,

I’m requesting under the Freedom of Information Act 2000

Your specific guidelines of required supported accommodation for The Regional Framework for Supported Accommodation for all type of Supports for the following as below:

Age Groups: 16-17 year old, 18-24 years old 25-65 years old and 65+
Service User bands: Dementia, Mental Health, Learning disabilities or autistic disorder, Physical disability, Care Leavers, Homelessness, Threaten with Homelessness, Unaccompanied Asylum Seekers, Young person with children, woman needing refuge.

1. Please provide me with the specification for the Regional Framework for Supported Accommodation, which describes in detail what is required of Supported Accommodation providers including the Accommodation for all the above age groups and service user bands.
2. The different types of categories of support that you require (which provide an ‘all inclusive’ or a level of support based on assessed need for all the above age groups and service user bands.
3. The activities work service providers need to do with young people both to safeguard them and to prepare them for independence.
4. The specification that also details quality standards required from service providers for all the above Age Groups and Service User Bands.
5. What is the weekly cost inclusive of support hours and accommodation for
placing a child 16 to 18 years within semi supported accommodation?
6. What is the weekly cost inclusive of support hours and accommodation
for placing an adult 18 to 24 years within semi supported accommodation?
7. What is the weekly cost inclusive of support hours and accommodation for
placing an adult 18-65, 65+ within supported accommodation.
8. Please provide the weekly cost for the following support hours 5, 10 and
15 hours for all age groups mentioned above.
9. What are the decisions Social Services make before choosing a relevant service providers for all the above age groups.
10. How does a Service Providers get on your Approved Service providers List
11. How does a Service Provider register on your Supported Accommodation Regional Framework. Please provide me with link or contact details of the person responsible for your referrals for all Age Groups mentioned above.

Yours faithfully,

Marie St-Mart

DPFOI, Leeds City Council

Dear Marie

 
Freedom of information request Ref 94057 : Supported Living
Accommodation for service Users

 

Thank you for your request for the above information which we
received on 13 January 2019. We will respond to your request in
accordance with the Freedom of Information Act 2000, or the
Environmental Information Regulations 2004.

 

Your request has been assigned to one of our officers who will
arrange a response within the appropriate statutory time limit.

 

Please remember to quote reference number FOI 94057 in any future
communications.

 

Kind Regards

 

 

Malika Doust

Information Governance Support Officer

Information Governance and Managements Team (City and Communities)

Digital Information Service

 

 

 

 

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IMG.Requests, Leeds City Council

Dear Marie,

 

Freedom of Information Request (Ref: 94057)

 

I refer to the above and your request dated 13^th January 2019. I have
contacted the relevant services and now provide a response regarding
Supported living.

 

1. Please provide me with the specification for the Regional Framework for
Supported Accommodation, which describes in detail what is required of
Supported Accommodation providers including the Accommodation for all the
above age groups and service user bands.

2. The different types of categories of support that you require (which
provide an ‘all inclusive’ or a level of support based on assessed need
for all the above age groups and service user bands.

3. The activities work service providers need to do with young people both
to safeguard them and to prepare them for independence.

4. The specification that also details quality standards required from
service providers for all the above Age Groups and Service User Bands.

5. What is the weekly cost inclusive of support hours and accommodation
for placing a child 16 to 18 years within semi supported accommodation?

6. What is the weekly cost inclusive of support hours and accommodation
for placing an adult 18 to 24 years within semi supported accommodation?

7. What is the weekly cost inclusive of support hours and accommodation
for placing an adult 18-65, 65+ within supported accommodation.

8. Please provide the weekly cost for the following support hours 5, 10
and

15 hours for all age groups mentioned above.

9. What are the decisions Social Services make before choosing a relevant
service providers for all the above age groups.

10. How does a Service Providers get on your Approved Service providers
List 11. How does a Service Provider register on your Supported
Accommodation Regional Framework. Please provide me with link or contact
details of the person responsible for your referrals for all Age Groups
mentioned above.

 

Leeds City Council does utilise supported accommodation for adult social
care, but not via a regional framework.

 

I trust that this response is satisfactory. If however you are
dissatisfied with this response you have a right to appeal to an
independent officer within Resources and Housing. They will re-examine
your request and assess whether we have adhered to the requirements of the
act. Should you wish to follow this course of action please address your
concerns in writing to [1][email address].

 

You also have a right under Section 50 of the Freedom of Information Act
to ask the Information Commissioner to decide whether we have met with our
obligations under the act.  The Commissioner has however made it clear
that she expects all applicants to exhaust internal appeals procedures
prior to making such an application. Should you wish to contact the
Commissioner’s office then you can write to the following address:

 

Office of the Information Commissioner, Wycliffe House, Water Lane,
Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF.

 

You may also contact the Commissioner via her website at [2]www.ico.org.uk

 

I trust that this is self-explanatory.  If you have any queries please
contact me on 0113 378 4251, or by return email.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Mr Adam O’Connell

Information Governance Assistant

Information Management & Governance

Digital and Information Service

Leeds City Council

 

0113 37 84251

[3]www.leeds.gov.uk

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