FOI Disclosure Log

Customer Request Details

04 October 2021

Please could you kindly provide details of:

  1. The number of low secure Children and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) and medium secure CAMHS beds within your Authority or Trust and how many of those are currently available for new admissions.

 

  1. The number of low secure CAMHS beds within your Authority or Trust and how many of those are currently available for new admissions.

 

  1. The number of medium secure CAMHS Service beds within your Authority or Trust and how many of those are currently available for new admissions.

 

  1. The number of welfare social care secure beds within your Authority or Trust and how many of those are currently available for new admissions; and

 

  1. The number of forensic secure beds within your Authority or Trust and how many of those are currently available for new admissions.

Further, please could you kindly provide details of:

  • The number of young people within your Authority area or Trust area who have been assessed as requiring a CAMHS Tier 4 mental health bed but have not been admitted due to a shortage in resource (we do not require personal details or reasons for the conclusion reached, just numbers).

 

  • The number of young people within your Authority area or Trust area who have been assessed as requiring a CAMHS low secure mental health bed but have not been admitted due to a shortage in resource; and

 

  • The number of children accommodated within your Authority area or Trust area in unapproved, unregulated settings. Please note that this information will be treated with the strictest of confidence and your Authority or Trust will not be identified alongside this information within the final research paper when published.


East Herts Council Response

05 October 2021

Freedom of Information Act –  Information Request –

Further to your Freedom of Information request regarding:CAMS

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.