§ 36. Mr. Winterton
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what number of people are now drawing the constant attendance allowance.
§ 43. Mrs. Sally Oppenheim
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services if he will request local authority departments to inform those who are on the register of the chronically sick and disabled that they may be eligible for a constant attendance allowance.
§ Mr. Alison
My right hon. Friend has already asked local authorities to help in bringing all social security benefits, including attendance allowance, to the attention of all those likely to be eligible.