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Social Care (City of Edinburgh Council)

Part of the debate – in the Scottish Parliament on 21st January 2016.

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Photo of Sarah Boyack Sarah Boyack Labour

Is the cabinet secretary aware that people are dying while they wait for care, that there is a high turnover of care staff, that an unreliable and poor-quality service is being provided and that there is a lack of training for those care staff who have to provide services for people with a range of conditions from autism to dementia? What share will the council receive of the allocation that she has made of £250 million for extra care services?