§ Ms. Harman
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services how many residents of the Little Haven nursing 499W home, 24 Kingswood Avenue, Thornton Heath, Surrey, are receiving payment under regulation 9 (Payments to Residential Nursing Homes); and how much has been paid to residents in this nursing home in respect of board and lodging allowances in the last 12 months.
§ Mr. Whitney
Six residents at the Little Haven nursing home are receiving supplementary benefit under regulation 9 of the Supplementary Benefit (Requirements) Regulations 1983 at the rate appropriate to a nursing home. During the 12 months ending 5 March 1985 they received social security benefits (comprising supplementary benefit, retirement pension and attendance allowance) totalling approximately £63,000, of which approximately £53,000 was in respect of nursing home fees.