Issue details

Universal Support

This reportwill provide an overview of the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) Universal Support programme (supported employment programme targeted at theeconomically inactive with disabilities/health condition/disadvantage) and seek authorisation to take forward an investment plan across the three upper tier authorities for the programme (with Lancashire County Council as theaccountable body) and acceptance and commissioning of the grant.


Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure or Savings > £2,200,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 08/05/2024

Anticipated restriction: Part II  - View reasons

Decision due: 6 Jun 2024 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Education and Skills

Lead director: Director of Growth and Regeneration

Department: Growth and Regeneration

Contact: Dr M Lawty-Jones Email: Tel: 07740 248800.


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