FOI disclosure log

FOI disclosure log


freedom of information request

(FOI-3092) - Requested: 16 April 2019 GRANTED (PART), LINKS PROVIDED

I would like to know what percentage of Hackney council staff receive the London living wage? I would like to know the salaries of the top 10% of hackney council staff ? I would like to know the salaries of the bottom 10% of hackney council staff? ...

Placements made by the local authority of elderly persons

(FOI-2) - Requested: 14 May 2018 GRANTED (ALL)

*** are consultants in the healthcare industry. In order to assist in our work, please would you be able to provide the following information in respect of placements made by the local authority of elderly persons funded (in whole or part) by yourselves. The information should be readily available from the relevant department with responsibility fo...

Former Carers’ Break Funding

(FOI-2072) - Requested: 03 December 2018 GRANTED (ALL)

Dear Local Authority FOI Team, Carers UK is conducting a review of how breaks for carers are funded through the Better Care Fund (BCF). As your Local Authority will be aware, clause 36 of the Better Care Fund planning guidance for 2017-19 states the following: “Former Carers’ Break Funding - The CCG minimum allocation to the B...

Adult Social Care Placements 2017/18 and 2018/19

(FOI-39) - Requested: 15 May 2018 GRANTED (ALL)

Adult Social Care Placements 2017/18 and 2018/19 I am writing to make an open government request for information as provided for under the Freedom of Information Act 2000. I would be grateful if you could return this information via email and understand that you are required to respond to my request within 20 working days of receiving it. Please fi...

Request under the Freedom of Information Act

(FOI-59) - Requested: 17 May 2018 GRANTED (ALL)

Dear Sir or Madam, Please provide me following information: - How many building based day care centres for adults are there currently in your council? - How many building based day care centres for adults have been closed in the past five years? - How many building based day care centres for adults have been decommissioned in the past fi...

Live-in care packages

(FOI-296) - Requested: 14 June 2018 GRANTED (ALL)

14/06/2018 Live-in care packages I would like to make a request for information under The Freedom Of Information Act 2000 1. Out of the total amount of live-in packages purchased between 01.01.2017 – 31.04.2018, what percentage of these packages were for individuals ages between 18 and 65? Many thanks ****** (Customer Relations Advisor) This...

Placements and spending for older person’s social services

(FOI-218) - Requested: 05 June 2018

05/06/2018 Under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, I would like to request the following information regarding placements and spending for older person’s social services. Please provide answers on the attached accompanying Excel spreadsheet. 1. Who within the Local Authority, has the commissioning responsibility for adults aged 65+? Please...

Referrals to IMCA (Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy)

(FOI-231) - Requested: 07 June 2018 GRANTED (PART)

Dear Hackney Borough Council, I hope you might be able to help me with the request for information below. If you have the information to hand for tax year 2016/2017 as well as 2017/2018 I would appreciate both data sets if it is possible, otherwise just 2016/2017 is fine. Please could you provide the name of the organisation commissioned to d...

Adult Social Care Market Analysis (5 questions)

(FOI-247) - Requested: 22 May 2018 GRANTED (ALL)

22 May 2018 Adult Social Care Market Analysis I am writing to make an open government request for information as provided for under the Freedom of Information Act 2000. I would be grateful if you could return this information and acknowledgement of receipt via email (to info@****.org.uk ) and understand that you are required to respond to my reques...

Adult Social Care Block Contracts (4 questions)

(FOI-249) - Requested: 21 May 2018 NOT HELD (ALL)

21 May 2018 Adult Social Care Block Contracts I am writing to make an open government request for information as provided for under the Freedom of Information Act 2000. I would be grateful if you could return this information via email (to ***@***.org.uk ) and understand that you are required to respond to my request within 20 working days of recei...

Fees for older peoples placements

(FOI-448) - Requested: 29 June 2018 GRANTED (ALL)

Freedom of Information request. Name of Customer: Community Resource Team – Milton Keynes Council Requested on: 29th June 2018 Deadline: 30th July 2018 Description/Area Covered by Request: Fees for older peoples placements. Please complete the table below with weekly fees /charges for nursing and residential care. ...

Deferred payment agreements

(FOI-303) - Requested: 15 June 2018 NOT HELD (PART)

15/06/2018 Deferred Payment Agreements 1. In each of the last two financial years (16/17) and (17/18) how many Deferred Payment Agreements have you agreed with people where their properties are taken as security for people who need assistance with their care home fees. 2. For each year please state the value of the most expensive property that you ...

Payments to adult social care recipients

(FOI-333) - Requested: 18 June 2018 GRANTED (ALL)

Freedom of Information Request on Social Care Provision within your authority area Please answer as many questions as possible starting from 1 onwards within time and money constraints. 1. How many adults are you providing social care to now compared with 2010? 2. What percentage of people eligible for social care services receive a Direct Payment?...

Adults with learning disabilities

(FOI-341) - Requested: 21 June 2018 GRANTED (PART), LINKS PROVIDED, REFUSED (PART)

Under the Freedom of Information Act, I would like to request the following information regarding adult learning disability services. Where possible, please kindly include responses on the attached Excel spreadsheet. 1. Please could you supply the name, email address and telephone number of the commissioner with responsibility for learning disabili...

Freedom of Information request - Organisational Structure Chart for Adult Social Care & Public Health Directorates

(FOI-356) - Requested: 25 June 2018 GRANTED (PART), LINKS PROVIDED, REFUSED (PART)

Dear Hackney Borough Council, Can you please provide me with an organisational structure chart for adults social care and public health directorates, that includes the names and job titles for the following positions: Team Managers. Service Managers. Heads of Service. Assistant Director"s. Director"s. CEO"s. Please can this include an...

FOI Request: Supported Living

(FOI-1397) - Requested: 06 September 2018 GRANTED (ALL)

3 Sep 2018 Dear Hackney Council I"m writing to you under the freedom of Information Act to request the following information. Could you please provide me with: 1) The number of physically and mentally disabled people housed in supported living, 2) The number registered as waiting for housing in supported living, 3) The expe...

FOI Request: Care Homes

(FOI-1690) - Requested: 09 October 2018 GRANTED (ALL)

To whom it may concern A freedom of information request. I should be most grateful for answers to the following questions: 1. (a) What were the grounds for the rejection of the ELFT Cedar Lodge offer as unsuitable for intermediate care beds? Or for any other health-and-social care-bed provision Hackney currently lacks, needs or could beneficially u...

Funded Homecare

(FOI-639) - Requested: 25 July 2018

Dear Sir or Madam, I am writing to you under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 to request the following information: The total number of people aged 65+ who received funded homecare in (a) 2014/15; (b) 2015/16; (c) 2016/17; and (2017/18) The total number of homecare hours (i) on average per week and (ii) per year delivered to...

Freedom of Information request - Average wait times for Adult Social Work Needs Assessments

(FOI-1102) - Requested: 04 August 2018

Dear Hackney Borough Council, I would like you to provide stats on the average wait times for an Adult Social Work needs assessment over the last 3 years. If possible please break it down by month. If the above breaches the maximum aloud to spend (Section 12 of the FOIA) on a request please prioritise the last year. I expect a response within...

Day Centres

(FOI-1126) - Requested: 27 July 2018 GRANTED (ALL)

To whom it may concern, Under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, Please tell me: 1.) How many partially or fully Local Authority funded Day Centres were open at the end of each of the following years: 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017? 2.) How many partially or fully Local Authority funded Day Centres are currently o...

Care Leavers Housing & Homelessness

(FOI-1166) - Requested: 10 August 2018 GRANTED (PART), NOT HELD (PART)

Dear Sir/Madam, I apply under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 for the following information about care leavers through the 12 questions making up this request. With the data provided from this Freedom of Information request, we plan to make the case to the Department for Work and Pensions and the Department for Ed...

Supported living providers

(FOI-1289) - Requested: 13 August 2018 GRANTED (ALL)

13 August 2018 Dear Freedom of information Team, I have a query that I would like to raise in relation to the amount of providers in your borough that hold the following provisions with less than 12 service users: -Semi- Independent Living- Services needed by an adult with developmental disability or related condition(s) to ...

Fee rates paid to care homes

(FOI-1297) - Requested: 14 August 2018 GRANTED (ALL)

14 August 2018 Dear FOI Team I am making this freedom of information request to ask about fee rates which are being paid to care homes within the local authority. I hope it will be possible to get answers to the following questions. What is the average weekly fee (to the nearest £) currently (financial year 2018/19) being pai...

Residential care

(FOI-1298) - Requested: 15 August 2018

I am writing to you under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 to request the following information: 1. The total number of people aged 65+ permanently living in council-funded residential or nursing care, including: a. Residential Care b. Residential Elderly and Mentally Infirm care settings c. Nursing ...

Locally commissioned services in general practice

(FOI-1339) - Requested: 24 August 2018 GRANTED (ALL)

Rec"d 24/08/2018 Please can you fill out the following table detailing all individual council locally commissioned services in general practice: Locally commissioned service (LCS) How much a practice can earn per patient Please can you return this information excel format. If you need further clarification, please contact me on this email address o...

Live-in care request

(FOI-1404) - Requested: 04 September 2018 GRANTED (PART)

Good Afternoon, I would like to make a few requests for information under The Freedom Of Information Act 2000 1. What is the name and contact details of your Head of Contracts for the Local Authority? 2. What is the name and contact details of the individual who manages both your Older and Younger Persons Team? 3. What is the name and contact detai...

FOI Request: Care Act reforms

(FOI-1457) - Requested: 12 September 2018 NOT HELD (ALL)

In July 2013 the Department of Health announced a series of reforms to the system of providing adult social care in England, in what became known as the Care Act reforms. This was backed by a commitment by the Department of Health, Local Government Association and ADASS to work in partnership to ensure smooth delivery of these reforms. (Under the C...

Bathroom adaptations, kitchen adaptations, any other home adaptations,

(FOI-1495) - Requested: 13 September 2018 GRANTED (PART), NOT HELD (PART)

Dear Commissioner, Under Freedom of Information can you please provide the following information? 1. The total number of bathroom adaptations into accessible shower rooms for 2016/17 and for 2017/18 2. The total cost of these adaptations for 2016/17 and for 2017/18 3. The grand total cost of keeping elderly and disabled i...

Local Welfare Assistance Schemes

(FOI-1501) - Requested: 17 September 2018 ADVICE/ASSISTANCE, GRANTED (PART), NOT HELD (PART)

Dear Sir/Madam, I submit the following request for information under the Freedom of Information legislation to your local authority concerning access to Local Welfare Assistance Schemes. If you require any clarifications please contact me on Full Request Dear Sir/Madam, I submit the following request for information under...

Older People Care

(FOI-1550) - Requested: 21 September 2018 GRANTED (ALL)

Older People’s Care Survey 2018 – Freedom of Information Request Thank you for your time completing this survey. We will use the data you provide to calculate average social care costs for older people across the country, and to find out about gaps in provision. These findings will be detailed in the Older People"s Care Surve...

FOI Request

(FOI-1557) - Requested: 25 September 2018 GRANTED (ALL)

Could you please tell me how many Blue Badge Parking permits were refused in the last 12 Months and how many of those refused choose to take the matter before the Magistrate court ...

FOI Request: Care Home placements

(FOI-1599) - Requested: 28 September 2018 GRANTED (ALL)

To whom it may concern, Under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, please tell me: 1. Please tell me the total number of care home placements for individuals aged 65+ organised by the local authority in the financial years of: 2015/2016: 2016/2017: 2017/2018: 2. Please tell me the total number of care home placements that include a third party top ...

FOI Request: Supported Living for adults with LD

(FOI-1637) - Requested: 05 October 2018

Dear Sir or Madam, Under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, I would like to request the following information regarding supported living services for adults with learning disabilities (LD) Please provide answers on the attached and accompanying spreadsheet. 1. Please provide the total number of individuals aged 18-65 with learning disabilities fu...

costs paid to care providers and landlords providing Adult Social Care services

(FOI-1730) - Requested: 15 October 2018 GRANTED (PART), NIL RESPONSE

To whom it may concern, Freedom of Information Act Request: I am writing on the 15th of October 2018 to request information regarding costs paid to care providers and landlords providing Adult Social Care services to individuals with learning disabilities/mental health difficulties. Care Providers - supported living 1) Ho...

relating to persons who have been under the care of the Council

(FOI-1732) - Requested: 15 October 2018 LINKS PROVIDED, REFUSED (ALL)

FOI REQUEST - note new wording please: Please could you kindly send me any information you may hold relating to persons who have been under the care of the Council under any of the following teams and who have died with - no known next of kin (defined as blood relatives) OR - where you have been unable to engage with or locate any KNOWN ...

Discretionary Housing Payment

(FOI-1812) - Requested: 26 October 2018 GRANTED (ALL)

Dear Sir/Madam, Under the Freedom of Information Act, I would be grateful for the following information: How much Discretionary Housing Payment funding was made available to your authority by the Department for Work & Pensions in (a) 2015/16, (b) 2016/17, (c) 2017/18, and (d) 2018/19? Did your authority top-up its DH...

FOI request from RBL

(FOI-1836) - Requested: 01 November 2018 GRANTED (ALL)

Dear Sir/Madam, I am writing under the Freedom of Information Act to request information from Hackney. Please can you provide: * the number of people in Hackney who are currently in receipt of a War Disablement Pension and accessing social care support via the local authority * the number of people in Hackney who access social care support v...

Acknowledgement

(FOI-2172) - Requested: 09 January 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

Dear reader, Please see attached questions to be referred to your FOI team. Please provide the requested information in the attached form. If it is not possible to provide the information requested due to the information exceeding the cost of compliance limits identified in Section 12 of the Freedom of Information Act 2000, please provide advice an...

Freedom of Information request -

(FOI-2233) - Requested: 12 December 2018 GRANTED (ALL)

Dear Hackney Borough Council, Please can you provide the following information under the Freedom of Information Act: 1. How many adult reviews/reassessments have not been undertaken within a 12 month period as of the 11/12/2018 and fall outside of Care Act Compliance? 2. Has the Council used an outside 3rd party organisation to conduct adult...

FOI Request: Adult Social Care assessments

(FOI-2299) - Requested: 01 January 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

Dear Sir / Madam, I am emailing under the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act to request a copy of your council
s full current criteria for assessment of adult social care needs. I would also like to request copies of any supplementary guidance and instructions used by your council
s staff to interpret and apply these criteria practi...




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