Consultation outcome

The future of the Independent Living Fund (ILF)

This consultation was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

This consultation has concluded

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Government response: future of the Independent Living Fund (ILF) consultation

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Government response: future of the Independent Living Fund (ILF) consultation (RTF)

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Easy read version of government response: future of the Independent Living Fund (ILF) consultation (RTF)

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Ymateb y Llywodraeth: Ymgynghoriad ar ddyfodol y Gronfa Byw’n Annibynno

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Impact assessment: closure of the Independent Living Fund and integration of users into the mainstream care and support system

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Equality impact assessment: closure of the Independent Living Fund and integration of users into the mainstream care and support system

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ILF consultation responses A-C

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ILF consultation responses D-I

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ILF consultation responses L-R

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ILF consultation responses S-Z

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Detail of outcome

We believe that the closure of the ILF in 2015 should go ahead and that funding should be devolved to local government in England and the devolved administrations in Scotland and Wales.

Original consultation

This consultation ran from to

Summary

This consultation sought views on the impact that closing the ILF in 2015 would have on users, local authorities and wider care and support systems.

Documents

The Future of the Independent Living Fund

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RTF version – The Future of the Independent Living Fund

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Easy read – The Future of the Independent Living Fund

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Dyfodol y Gronfa Byw’n Annibynnol

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The Future of the Independent Living Fund – Analysis of the ILF caseload

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Independent Living Fund (ILF) consultation facilitation guide

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Consultation description

The ILF was permanently closed to new applicants in December 2010, and the consultation was about the best way for those currently using the fund to become part of local social care arrangements.

The government sought views on how closure could be managed in a way which would minimise disruption to the care and support needs of existing ILF users.

Responses from the public and from organisations

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Audio version of government response

Government response: Future of the Independent Living Fund