HC Deb 14 July 1980 vol 988 cc429-30W
Mrs. Renée Short

asked the Secretary of State for Social Services, pursuant to his reply to the hon. Member for Wolverhampton, North-East on 12 May concerning the standards of education in community homes, what meetings have now been held at regional level to dis- cuss the report; and what action is to be taken.

Sir George Young

Three regions have already held meetings and others are planned elsewhere. The meetings are all designed to promote action and closer co-operation between social services and education.