Acquired Brain Injury

Northern Ireland written question – answered on 4th February 2004.

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Photo of Iris Robinson Iris Robinson DUP, Strangford

To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland what the total expenditure has been on providing community-based training and rehabilitation for people with acquired brain injury in Northern Ireland by (a) the Department for Employment and Learning and (b) the Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety.

Photo of Jane Kennedy Jane Kennedy Minister of State, Northern Ireland Office

The information is as follows:

(a) Department for Employment and Learning (DEL)

In the last eight years, ERDF and ESF assistance of £5.1 million and DEL match funding of £520,000 has been paid to two organisations providing community-based training where participants have included people with acquired brain injury.

It is not possible to disaggregate the share of funding which might be attributed to the number of participants with acquired brain injury.

(b) Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety

The information is not collected centrally and could be provided only at disproportionate cost.

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