§ Mr. Carter-Jones
asked the Secretary of State for Employent if, further to his reply to the hon. Member for Chorley (Mr. Rodgers) on 21st November, he will make a statement on how the decisions of the EEC Council of Ministers on 28th October 1977 concerning the Social Fund will assist the training and employment of severely disabled people in the United Kingdom.
§ Mr. John Grant
The European Social Fund, which was reviewed this year will continue to provide support for schemes of resettlement, rehabilitation and training of the handicapped including help for severely disabled people.