Shared Parenting Scotland (formally Families Need Fathers) funding: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

Information requested

1. Please also supply me with the total amount of funding supplied to Families need Fathers from 1st April 2014 until present date? Please break this figure down year on year?
2. Please supply me with the conditions of funding, which stipulate the exact criteria that is required from Families need Fathers appertaining to each payment from the public purse?
3. Please also supply me with a list of frontline services and other organisations that have received training from Families need Fathers since 1st April 2014, please break figure this down year on year until present date.
4. Please also state what professional standards and quality assurance reporting is required to comply with the quality of service provided, this is to ensure the you are provided VfM whilst not cutting back on Quality.


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