FOI Disclosure Log

Customer Request Details

02 August 2021

I would like to request the following FOI.

If you can not supply all statistics please supply the ones you can within the given time framework allowed. LAC means looked after child by child social services.

 

1. How many children have become LAC in your area each calendar year for the past 10 years.

 

2. How many LAC children are diagnosed with mental health issues in any catergory in your area each calendar year for the past 10 years.

 

3. How many LAC children have tried or succeeded in committing suicide in your area each calendar year for the past 10 years.

 

4. How many parents of LAC, meaning the parents they lived with before becoming LAC have been since diagnosed with mental health issues in any category in your area each calendar year for the past 10 years.

 

5. How many parents of LAC, using the above definition have committed suicide each calendar year for the past 10 years.

 

6. How many complaints have been filed against child social services in your area each calendar year for the past 10 years.

 

7. How many LAC have run away or disappeared in your area each calendar year for the past 10 years.

 

8. How many LAC have died from any cause in your area each calendar year for the past 10 years. 

 



East Herts Council Response

03 August 2021

Freedom of Information Act –  Information Request –

Further to your Freedom of Information request regarding:Looked after children

This is a function carried out by Hertfordshire County Council therefore your request should be sent to [email protected]

If you have any queries or complaint about the processing of your request please do not hesitate to contact me.

Alternatively for more information on the Freedom of Information Act contact the Information Commissioner at:

Information Commissioners Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane
Wilmslow
Cheshire

Telephone 0303 123 1113 

https://ico.org.uk/

It is important that you include the above FOI reference number on all correspondence related to this request.

I apologise that your request cannot be met and should you have any further queries or information needs in the future then please contact me.

 

It is important that you include the above FOI reference number on all correspondence related to this request.

Thank you for your request.