1. How much the local authority has spent on funding family intervention projects in each of the last three years - and how much funding the local authority has received from the government towards these projects.
2. How many so called 'troubleshooters' have been recruited by the local authority since 15th December 2011 to tackle troubled families and help identify families that are in need of help, make sure they get access to the right services and ensure that action is taken.
3. An estimate of the costs to the local authority of responding to troubled families in each of the last three years.
The information you require is held by Essex County Council.