asked the Secretary of State for Social Services how many registered disabled persons there are in Slough.
This information is not available centrally for the area requested.
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services how many registered disabled persons there are in the London borough of Newham.
The latest available data about the number of persons registered with the Newham social services department as physically or sensorily handicapped are set out in the table. There is no information held centrally about the numbers of registered mentally disordered persons.
|Newham—Number of registered handicapped people|
|As at 31 March||Type of Register||Number of persons registered|
|1982||Blind and Partially Sighted*||880|
|1983||Deaf and Hard of Hearing*†||334|
|* Includes persons multiply handicapped and therefore on other registers.|
|†But excludes persons on the Register of the Blind.|