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Proposal to Transfer Care and Support in Shared Households for Adults with Learning Disabilities provided by Lancashire Care Foundation Trust to the Lancashire County Council's Adult Disability Service

The report proposes the transfer of staff and service users from the current provider organisation to the County Council's Adult Disability service.The county council's Adult Services has been reviewing all similar supported living schemes and is firmly of the view that a transfer of responsibility to the county council will achieve the required remodelling and efficiencies required.


This is deemed to be a Key Decision and the provisions of Standing Order C20 have been complied with.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £1,500,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Divisions affected: Ormskirk; Preston Central East; Preston Central West; Preston East; Preston North; Preston South East; Preston South West; Preston West; Skelmersdale Central; Skelmersdale West;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 12/10/2018

Anticipated restriction: Part II  - View reasons

Decision due: 8 Nov 2018 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Adult Services

Contact: Julie Dockerty Email:


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