§ 78. Mr. Chataway
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services if he will take steps to provide grants to enable more of the severely disabled to live at home.
§ 91. Mr. Hugh Jenkins
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services when he expects to introduce legislation which will include a proposal to introduce an attendance allowance for the severely disabled.
§ Mr. Ennals
We have already announced our intention of introducing next Session a Bill giving effect to our proposals for earnings-related social security. Among them is one for an attendance allowance for very severely disabled people, including housewives.