• Social care equipment contracting

    1 Name of your organisation Devon County Council 2 Name of individual responsible within your organisation for commissioning of community equipment services Alison Golby, Senior Commissioning Officer 3 Is the community equipment service provided by an in house or an … Continue reading

  • Social prescribing commissioning

    Please can you email me what your Organisation is doing about planning, commissioning and operationalisation of social prescription. Please refer to the report linked to Social Prescribing Executive Summary  This report was intended as a discussion paper with recommendations. We have … Continue reading

  • Link Centres North Devon costs

    Please could you let me know the total cost of providing the 4 Link Centres across North Devon; to include building, premises, utilities and any and all staff costs. Please could you include the breakdown of costs.  Cost type  Costs … Continue reading

  • Learning disabilities and autism

    1) How many people with learning disabilities and/or autism have you placed out of area under Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards or the Mental Health Act in each of the last 5 financial years? Please provide the total number for each … Continue reading

  • Better Care Fund

    1. Is the Local Authority the ‘host body’ under local section 75 agreements relating to the BCF? Yes, Devon County Council is the designated host. 2. What was the total pooled Better Care Fund budget for 2016-17 and 2017-18, including … Continue reading

  • Social care and personal health budgets

    Social Care Financial Review 1. Has the council undertaken any financial reviews to identify erroneous payments with regards to social care funding allocation or payments in the last five financial-years (2012/13 – 2017/18)? a. If so, please state who conducted … Continue reading

  • Adult Social Care Assistive Technology

    1.Does your Authority have a dedicated Telecare Team/Assistive Technology team ‘ if yes, who is the Manager for this service and what is his/her email address? No, Devon County Council (The Council) does not have a dedicated Telecare / Assistive … Continue reading

  • Live-in care packages

    Please could you let me know the number of live-in care packages you have commissioned over the past 5 years from 2013 – this can either be per calendar year or financial year depending on the way you record data. … Continue reading