Drugs: Rehabilitation

Department of Health and Social Care written question – answered on 6th November 2018.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Jim Shannon Jim Shannon Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Human Rights), Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Health)

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment he has made of the effect of the removal of the ring-fenced Public Health Grant to Local Authorities in April 2019 on the provision of substance misuse services.

Photo of Steve Brine Steve Brine The Parliamentary Under-Secretary for Health and Social Care

The ring-fenced public health grant for local authorities in England will stay in place for 2019/20. Local authorities remain responsible for identifying and meeting the need for substance misuse services in their areas.

Does this answer the above question?

Yes0 people think so

No1 person thinks not

Would you like to ask a question like this yourself? Use our Freedom of Information site.