§ Mr. Yeo
The Department has received a number of representations following our decision to ring fence the whole of the community care special transitional grant. I have met the national voluntary organisations representing alcohol and drug misuse services, and with leading service providers. My right hon. Friend the Secretary of State is meeting representatives of the Alcohol and Drug Services Alliance today.
§ Mr. Hinchliffe
To ask the Secretary of State for Health what method of algebra group data was used for calculating the amount of community care funding to be transferred to local authorities after April.
§ 141. Mr. Hinchliffe
To ask the Secretary of State for Health if she will identify the make-up of the amount allocated for community care support and other service costs, for 1993–94, broken down into(a) costs arising from development of purchasing and contracting, (b) development of financial systems, (c) setting up of assessment and care management systems, (d) information technology, (e) the effect of alignment of charges, (f) inspection of small homes, (g) home care and (h) support to carers.