The Department holds records centrally of six policy-specific helplines which it sponsors. These and the associated costs are outlined in the following table. The Department also jointly runs the Frank helpline but does not fund it.
A full survey of helplines and contracts would be possible only at disproportionate cost.
|School Performance Tables contact centre||17,124.00|
|Childcare pilot services helpline||550,575.00|
|Sure Start helpline||65,000.00|
|Extended Services helpline||9,000.00|