TITLE

Removal of ring-fencing set to hit four key areas

PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
Community Care;6/17/2010, Issue 1823, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article outlines the effects of ring-fencing government strategy to remove grants funding for services for people with learning disabilities, strokes and HIV/Aids, and social care information technology schemes in Great Britain.
ACCESSION #
51894343

 

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