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Social Services: Weaver Vale

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 60044, tabled on 10 October 2022

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps she taking to increase adult social care capacity in Weaver Vale constituency.

Answered on

8 November 2022

Local authorities are responsible for ensuring there is sufficient care capacity to meet the care needs of the local population.

We have made £500 million available to support discharge from hospital into the community. We are launching a £15 million international recruitment fund and a new domestic campaign shortly.