Budgets & Expenditure

SPPG (Supporting People Programme Grant)

The Welsh Government allocates SPPG monies to each local authority on an annual basis. Supporting People teams in each local authority area administer this grant, contracting and paying providers to deliver housing related support to older persons (i.e. Sheltered, alarms), people with learning difficulties or mental health problems (i.e. Group homes, Supported Living Schemes) and for schemes such as refuges, hostels, temporary supported housing and floating support projects.

Income & Expenditure 

The Supporting People team currently funds and monitors 19 providers through the SPPG funding stream.

The Supporting People budget in Torfaen for 2015/16 Was £3,437,833.71.

For 2016/17 Welsh Government have indicated that the budget will remain the same as 2015/16 budget.

Previous Supporting People Income:

Supporting People Income
YearBudgetChange (%)
2012/13 3,591,198.12 -60,612.78 (-1.66%)
2013/14 3,650,868.02 59,669.99 (1.66%)
2014/15 3,636,022.77 -14,845.25 (-0.45%)
2015/16 3,437,833.71 -198,189.06 (-5.45%)
2016/17 (indicative) 3,437,833.71 no change
Last Modified: 26/06/2019
For more information contact:

Supporting People

Tel: 01495 766949

Email: supporting.people@torfaen.gov.uk

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