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Learning Disabilities and Health Reform grant: the NHS Campus Closure programme - letter from Anne Williams

The letter from Anne Williams, National Director for Learning Disabilities, to NHS and local authority chief executives outlines the arrangements for monitoring the final months of the campus closure programme.

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The letter from Anne Williams, National Director for Learning Disabilities, to NHS and local authority chief executives outlines the arrangements for monitoring the final months of the campus closure programme.

A new grant will be issued to local authorities from 2011/12 from the Department of Health: the Learning Disability and Health Reform grant. This is a non ringfenced specific grant worth around £1.3bn. The grant includes revenue arising from the closure of campuses when people move from the NHS to social care accommodation.