The Closure of the Independent Living Fund (ILF) and Transfer to the Local Authorities

Reference Number: 0683
Department: Neighbourhood Services and Resources
Date Added:
Last Updated:

Contact Officer Details

Name: Kevin Kelly and Turai Perumal
Telephone: 01325 406126 / 406307

Lead Scrutiny Committee and Chair:

Committee: Adults and housing scrutiny
Scrutiny Chair: Councillor S Richmond
Lead Officer: Pauline Mitchell
Lead Officer Email:

Relevant Cabinet Members

Name Email Portfolio
Sue Richmond Adult Social Care Portfolio

Description of Decision to be Taken:

To update Cabinet on national changes to the Independent Living Fund (ILF) and seek agreement on the proposals to implement the closure of the ILF and the transfer of resource and responsibility to the local authority.

Action: Decision
Date to be considered by Cabinet: 16 June 2015
Date to be considered by Council:
Deferred: No
Deferral History:

Reason for late inclusion:

Awaiting outcome of judicial review

Added to the plan in accordance with:

General Exception Rule: No

Other Details

Affected Wards: All Wards
Documents to be submitted: Report
Proposed Consultees: Recipients of ILF and advocates
Consultation Method: Individual reviews