Date lodged: 16 August 2018
To ask the Scottish Government how it plans to address concerns that, in some instances, local authorities are spending the Continuing Care funding allocation on relieving other pressures in their areas.
Answered by: Maree Todd 13 September 2018
I refer the member to the answer to question S5W-18223 on 13 September 2018.
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The Scottish Government would expect all young people who are eligible for Continuing Care and who chose to exercise their entitlement to be appropriately supported by the local authority, in meeting their statutory obligations.