Adult Learning Disabilities Services

Monday, 13 August 2018
Reference
2017082927000154
Category
Request Date
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Response Date
Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Question

1.     Please could you supply the name, email address and telephone number of the commissioner with responsibility for learning disabilities placements?
For questions 2 to 6, please supply this information as a snapshot at the end of the year for the financial years 2013/14 to 2016/17, and where possible, the most up to date snapshot available for 2017/18.

2.     Please provide the total number of adults with learning disabilities funded by the Local Authority in residential care.

3.     Of the total number of adults with learning disabilities funded by the Local Authority in residential care (q.2) please provide the number that are in ‘in area’ placements and the number that are in ‘out of area’ placements.

4.     Please provide the total number of adults with learning disabilities funded by the Local Authority in supported living.

5.     Please provide the number of adults with learning disabilities who transitioned from children’s learning disabilities services into adult’s services - in total, into adult residential care services only, and into adult supported living services only.

6.     Please provide the number of adults with learning disabilities who ‘stepped down’ from specialist inpatient hospital placements into adult residential care and supported living services.

7.     Please provide the local authority’s total expenditure on residential care and supported living for adults with learning disabilities for each of the financial years 2013/14 to 2016/17, and where possible, budgeted expenditure for 2017/18. If expenditure for 2016/17 is not yet available, please provide projected expenditure.

8.     Please provide the highest, lowest, and average weekly rate paid by the Local Authority for residential care placements for adults with a learning disability for each of the financial years 2013/14 to 2017/18. If the Local Authority has weekly rate bands, please also provide these.

9.     Please provide the highest, lowest, and average hourly rate paid by the Local Authority for supported living placements for adults with a learning disability for each of the financial years 2013/14 to 2017/18. If the Local Authority has hourly rate bands, please also provide these.

Answer

Please see the information requested attached.