Charities urge clarity over funds for disabled children

February 2009
Community Care;2/19/2009, Issue 1758, p11
The article reports that the Every Disabled Child Matters campaign, a coalition of four charities, is urging primary care trusts (PCTs) in Great Britain to ensure that £340m pledged for disabled children in child health strategy is used to transform services. The money, intended to fund short breaks and equipment services for disabled children, will be funded through PCTs between 2008 and 2011.


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