Freedom of information request response - 06697
I would like to know:
1)Whether the council uses HMOs as accommodation for a) 16-18 year olds in the care of the local authority and b) care leavers aged 18+;
2) The names of all semi-independent housing providers and licensed HMOs as accommodation for 16-18 year olds in the care of the local authority, or for care leavers;
3) The number of times in the last five years an HMO has been used to house a) a 16-18 year old in the care of the local authority and b) a care leaver aged 18+
4) A copy of any internal reports, assessments or risk analyses relating to the use of HMOs to house looked-after children;
Please note that as a district council we do not have responsibility for children’s services.
Go to Freedom of Information on Cumbria County Council’s website to make your FOI request.