FOI Disclosure Log

Customer Request Details

04 February 2022

Please tell us the general subject of your request (e.g. Burials paid for by the council)
Funding for drug and alcohol rehabilitation placements for adults

Please provide full details of your request (e.g. Please provide details of the number of burials paid for by the council each year between 2001 and 2012)
1. What is the number of drug and alcohol rehabilitation placements funded for adults by the local authority as at 1.1.22?
2. Are local authority drug and alcohol rehab placements means tested for each individual that come to the attention of the LA? If so what are the benchmarks used to assess whether an adult requires the local authorities support with funding a drug and alcohol rehabilitation placement.
3. Do the local authority fund drug and alcohol rehab placements for individuals if directed by the judicial system that it would better suit an offenders needs over incarceration?
4. What is the percentage increase in local authority funded drug and alcohol rehabilitation placements for the financial years of 2019/20 to 2020/21.
5. What is the proportion of adults that pay for drug and alcohol rehabilitation placements privately that come to the local authorities attention?
6. Is there an internal panel consultation process to decide whether the local authority will fund a drug and alcohol rehabilitation placement? What are the parameters for approving or declining a placement?
7. Are drug and alcohol rehabilitation placements ultimately funded by the NHS once approved by the local authority?
8. Which department handles drug and alcohol rehabilitation issues for adults?
9. Do you have a preferred provider list or approved framework of drug and alcohol rehabilitation clinics and/or treatment centres?
10. What are the requirements for becoming an approved provider or part of an approved framework?
11. What was the average length of a drug and alcohol rehabilitation placement funded by the local authority for the financial year 2019/20.
12. What is the current cost of each individual drug and alcohol rehabilitation placement funded by the local authority for adults as at 1.1.22 and what is the length of each placement?



 



East Herts Council Response

04 February 2022

Freedom of Information Act –  Information Request –

Further to your Freedom of Information request regarding:Health and social care

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
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Water Lane
Wilmslow
Cheshire

Telephone 0303 123 1113 

https://ico.org.uk/

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