HC Deb 17 February 1986 vol 92 c70W
Mr. Bermingham

asked the Secretary of State for Social Services if he will provide statistics for each of the local authority social service departments in England and Wales which indicate (a) the percentage of their budget spent on services for mentally ill people, (b) the number of day centre places they provide for mentally ill people, and (c) the number of approved social workers at present designated as such; how many are envisaged; and if he will make a statement on the present position regarding approved social work.

Mr. Whitney

I shall let the hon. Member have a reply as soon as possible.