FOI Request Living Wage Pledge

Request 101001516700

The Scottish Government and COSLA made a joint agreement to ensure that adult care workers were paid the Living Wage, even if they work in the private sector.

https://news.gov.scot/news/living-wage-for-care-workers

1. Please list all the care providers, in all sectors, that the council currently purchases adult care services from.  
2. Additionally, please could you supply me with any information held by the council that confirms the minimum rate of pay provided to care workers by each adult care supplier paid by the council.
3. Where a care provider which is receiving payment from the council is not currently paying its workers the Living Wage please supply me with copies of all relevant correspondence between the provider and the council that references this issue.  
4. Lastly please provide me with copies of any correspondence between the council and the Scottish Government or COSLA that relates to the implementation of the Living Wage pledge.

Response 07-06-2017

1. ABBEYSIDE NURSING HOMES

ALLIED HEALTHCARE

ANDERSONS RESIDENTIAL HOME

ARK HOUSING

CARE CONCERN

COMMUNITY INTEGRATED CARE

CORNERSTONE

CRAIGARD CARE LTD

CROSSROADS

ENABLE SCOTLAND

H1 HEALTHCARE

HANOVER HOUSING

INSPIRE

MEARS

PARKLANDS GROUP

POPULAR CARE LTD

REAL LIFE OPTIONS

RENAISCANCE CARE

SAMH

THE RICHMOND FELLOWSHIP

WESTVIEW

2. We do not hold this information, this information is held by the provider therefore this information is exempt under Section 17 of the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002- Information Not Held. 

3. We do not hold this information, this information is held by the provider therefore this information is exempt under Section 17 of the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002- Information Not Held. 

4. Please see attached COSLA return HERE

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